Meaning of “pass sb/sth over” in the English Dictionary


"pass sb/sth over" in Business English

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pass sb/sth over

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

to ignore or not give attention to someone or something:

pass sb over for a job/position/promotion The woman alleges that her employers passed her over for promotion because she was pregnant.

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

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