Escape our notice - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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escape (one's) notice
To avoid being seen. I doubt you will escape people's notice if you show up at the party in a floor-length sequined gown.
escape someone's notice
Fig. to go unnoticed; not to have been noticed. (Usually a way to point out that someone has failed to see or respond to something.) I suppose my earlier request escaped your notice, so I'm writing again. I'm sorry. Your letter escaped my notice.
Elude attention or observation, as in It must have escaped the editor's notice so I'll write again. [c. 1700]
escape somebody’s ˈnotice not be noticed by somebody: It may have escaped your notice but I’m very busy right now. Can we talk later?
References in periodicals archive
It did not escape our notice
that the ingredients total eight, not the five promised in the books title.
As we commemorate the bicentenary of the arrival of Governor Lachlan Macquarie, it may escape our notice
that over the past 222 years there have been 37 governors of New South Wales.
No development affecting coverage is too big--or too small--to escape our notice