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English definition of “pass sth up”

pass sth up

phrasal verb with pass     /pɑːs/ US  /pæs/ verb
to fail to take advantage of an opportunity: I can't believe she passed up the chance to go to South America. He's never one to pass up a free meal.Refusing and rejecting
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