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Meaning of word go by from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

go by   verb

Meaning : Pass by.

Example : Three years elapsed.

Synonyms : elapse, glide by, go along, lapse, pass, slide by, slip away, slip by

Meaning : Move past.

Example : A black limousine passed by when she looked out the window.
He passed his professor in the hall.
One line of soldiers surpassed the other.

Synonyms : go past, pass, pass by, surpass, travel by

Meaning : Be called. Go by a certain name.

Example : She goes by her maiden name again.

Synonyms : go under

Meaning : Be or act in accordance with.

Example : Go by this rule and you'll be safe.