Translation of "go by" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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go by

phrasal verb with go uk /ɡəʊ/ us /ɡoʊ/ verb present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone

B2 to move past, in space or time

You can watch the trains going by from this window. 你可以从这个窗口看过往的火车。
You can't let an opportunity like that go by - it's too good to miss. 你不能放过这样一个机会——良机不容错过。
Hardly a day goes by when I don't think about her. 我没有一天不想她。
in days gone by

in the past

The house was a train station in days gone by. 从前这座房屋是个火车站。

More examples

  • As the cars went by, we cheered them on.
  • As time goes by, it becomes easier to forgive and forget.
  • She caught a glimpse of John as the runners were going by.
  • I can't just let that remark go by without comment.
  • Could you buy a paper for me if you go by a newsagents?

(Translation of “go by” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)