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English definition of “pass sth up”

pass sth up

verb uk phrasal verb with pass   /pɑːs/ us    /pæs/
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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