beneath (the/someone's) radar

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beneath (the/someone's) radar

Without being noticed, detected, or addressed. A: "Have you heard this band's latest album?" B: "I didn't even know it was out, it must have flown beneath my radar." Every year, the government promises to do something about the homelessness problem, yet every year it seems to slip beneath the radar again.
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People should look no further than the millionaire's club running the country with numerous houses, cars, holidays and such and not be the slightest surprised when decisions are made with contempt for the ordinary man in the street who is beneath their radar of empathy.
3 THIS IS NOT A FILM (Jafar Panahi and Mojtaba Mirtahmasb) Under house arrest and forbidden to make movies for twenty years, the great Iranian director Jafar Panahi defies the authorities with a work so intimate and intricate it just might fly beneath their radar.
Business owners often react to issues that are mere irritants, having little impact on satisfaction, while important issues hover beneath their radar.