What is another word for passed up?

454 synonyms found


[ pˈast ˈʌp], [ pˈast ˈʌp], [ p_ˈa_s_t ˈʌ_p]

Passed up means to miss or neglect an opportunity or to decline an offer. Synonyms that can be used for this term include bypass, overlook, disregard, skip, ignore, reject, abandon, let go, give up, and pass over. Bypass indicates that something was deliberately avoided, while overlook suggests that something was simply missed due to lack of attention. Disregard and ignore suggest a deliberate choice to neglect something, while skip and pass over implies a conscious decision to not engage with something. Reject, abandon, let go and give up suggest that something was turned down or abandoned due to lack of interest, resources or motivation.

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How to use "Passed up" in context?

After your graduation from college and starting your career, many people might think you're 'passed up'. But don't worry, there's no need to 'pass up' new opportunities that come your way.

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