slip under the/(someone's) radar

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slip under the/(someone's) radar

To go unnoticed or undetected (by someone). With so many different amendments to the bill being made, the Democrats were able to slip some healthcare funding under the radar. As the manager of this office, it's inexcusable that you allowed embezzlement by an employee to slip under your radar.
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Leg 2 Despite the fact I have spent the past weeks studying every available preview and a further three hours that very morning digesting the racing pages cover to cover, the winning horse will have completely slipped under my radar and be one I have never even heard of.
uk/arts IMUST admit that in the past Britain's Got Talent has completely slipped under my radar.
The usual names - Walcott, Agbonlahor, Derbyshire - are touted about but Ebanks-Blake slipped under my radar as I presumed he was in his mid-20s.
Gavin sort of slipped under my radar,'' says Adams.