Phrasal Verb: Pass over

Pass over

Meaning: Ignore someone and give a job, reward, etc, to someone more junior

Example: They PASSED him OVER and made his assistant the new director.

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Pass over

Meaning: Ignore, refuse to discuss

Example: Let's PASS OVER what they said and get on.

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