pass over


pass over

verb

Definition of PASS OVER

1
to fail to give proper attention to <you seem to have passed over an important e-mail notice>
Related Words fail; miss, omit; brush (aside or off), reject, shrug off, slough (off) also sluff (off); disdain, pooh-pooh (also pooh), scorn; scant, skimp
Antonyms attend (to), heed, mind, regard, tend (to)
2
to dismiss as of little importance <I'd be willing to pass over this latest episode of tardiness if there hadn't been so many before>
Near Antonyms heed, mark, mind, note, object (to)

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