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pass sb by

phrasal verb with pass
 
 
/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.
Translations of “pass sb by”
in Chinese (Traditional) (某人)未從中獲益, 與(某人)失之交臂…
in Chinese (Simplified) (某人)未从中受益, 与(某人)失之交臂…
(Definition of pass sb by from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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