let (one) pass by

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let (one) pass by

To allow one to pass by or around (someone or something). I need to get into the building to retrieve my briefcase—please let me pass by! I didn't want to drive any faster on the highway, so I moved closer to the curb to let the cars behind me pass by.
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recognises that there is as yet no international consensus for sanctions against Iran, but the administration is showing growing confidence that China will either support a UN Security Council resolution or let one pass by abstaining.