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pass over

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpass over phrasal verb1 pass somebody ↔ overBE if you are passed over for a job, someone else who is younger or lower in the organization than you is chosen for it This is the second time I’ve been passed over for promotion (=someone else has been given a higher job instead of me). Grammar Pass over is usually passive in this meaning.2 pass over somethingIGNORE if you pass over a remark or subject, you do not spend any time discussing it I want to pass over this quite quickly. I think we’d better pass over that last remark. pass→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
passed over for promotionAnd she was suddenly denied job interviews and passed over for promotion, she said.
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Verb table
pass
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theypass
he, she, itpasses
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theypassed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave passed
he, she, ithas passed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad passed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill pass
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have passed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam passing
he, she, itis passing
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you, we, theyare passing
Past
I, he, she, itwas passing
you, we, theywere passing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been passing
he, she, ithas been passing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been passing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be passing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been passing
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