Sentence Examples with the word pass up

Beginning with the earliest known lemur, Anaptomorphus, this genus shows tendencies towards the anthropoids, and, when we pass up into the Oligocene of the Old World, Adapis is a decidedly mixed type, and probably not far from the common stem-form which gave origin to both suborders of the Primates.

Once you've got the bug, you'd no more pass up a good bargain than a cold beer on a hot day.

He too was troubled to distraction by Shipton's presence, enough to pass up such an obvious chance to pull Fred's leg.

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But I did-n't come halfway across the United States to pass up a chance like this.