pass over


pass over

transitive verb

Definition of PASS OVER

:  to ignore in passing
:  to pay no attention to the claims of :  disregard

Examples of PASS OVER

  1. <you seem to have passed over an important e-mail notice>
  2. <I'd be willing to pass over this latest episode of tardiness if there hadn't been so many before.>

First Known Use of PASS OVER

14th century


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