Definition of 'go by'
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But real involvement still made me extremely nervous, if wanting to run away screaming was anything to go by. SOMEBODY (2002)Not in a cloud of dust, but creeping up until I had to slacken speed or go by. SNOWJOBWe passed a house back from the road, and in the garden a woman stopped to watch us go by. BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
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Translations for 'go by'
British English: go by /ɡəʊ baɪ/ VERB
If you say that time goes by, you mean that it passes.
I gradually forgot about him as the years went by.
- American English: go by
- Arabic: يـَمْضِي
- Brazilian Portuguese: passar
- Chinese: 依照
- Croatian: prolaziti
- Czech: plynout čas
- Danish: gå
- Dutch: voorbijgaan
- European Spanish: pasar
- Finnish: kulua
- French: passer
- German: vergehen
- Greek: περνώ
- Italian: passare
- Japanese: 通過する
- Korean: 지나가다
- Norwegian: passere
- Polish: minąć
- European Portuguese: decorrer
- Romanian: a trecedespre ani
- Russian: проходить
- Spanish: pasar
- Swedish: förflyta
- Thai: ผ่านไป
- Turkish: geçmek
- Ukrainian: минати
- Vietnamese: trôi đi
Definition of go by from the Collins English Dictionary
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