Meaning of “go by” - Learner’s Dictionary

go by

phrasal verb with go us uk /ɡəʊ/ verb [ I ] present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone
TIME

B2 If time goes by, it passes:

The days went by really slowly.
MOVE PAST

to move past:

A green sports car went by.

(Definition of “go by” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)