Meaning of “pass sb by” in the English Dictionary


"pass sb by" in Business English

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pass sb by

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

if an event or opportunity passes you by, you do not notice it or get pleasure or an advantage from it:

We mustn't let this opportunity pass us by.

(Definition of “pass sb by” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)