slip under the/(one's) radar

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slip under the/(one's) radar

To go unnoticed or undetected (by someone). With so many different amendments to the bill being made, some appropriations slipped 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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I'd like to think the genuine supporter will be 100% behind us." Asked about his side's chances in Japan, Wales boss Gatland said: "We're just trying to slip under the radar. "We know on our day that we're capable of beating good teams so I think we'll have a break now and start preparing for the World Cup." FROM BACK PAGE Stick with us ahead of finals
Morris says: "Once again I've visited some of the major jumping stables to talk personally to the trainers about the horses that might slip under the radar. When you purchase your copy of Jumping Prospects it will pay for your outlay many times over, as it has the answers to future winners.
Casual Amazon Prime, from Wednesday The first two seasons of this acclaimed US comedy seemed to slip under the radar in the UK, but as the third series comes to Amazon Prime (with one episode aired each week, the day after they become available in America), it's well worth catching up with.
GARY Rowett is happy for Blues to slip under the radar and for their 'play-off form' to carry on going unnoticed.
Here they allowed Gutierrez to slip under the radar. They need not have played him in the first team if they wished to protect the club's position, but they could have treated him with love, taken him to their bosom, and helped him until he felt he could go public over his battle with cancer rather than palmed off on loan.
Steve Clark, Santa Cruz Deputy Chief of Police also told the Santa Cruz Sentinel that the 'Heartbreaker' singer arrived in the area and was spotted in nearby Aptos, California with Gomez, who attempted to slip under the radar of locals by wearing a blonde wig.
IT might slip under the radar somewhat, but what an important win that was for Everton at Swansea on Sunday afternoon.
Trained by Mark Wallis, the selection pulled up no trees himself in South Yorkshire but he tends to slip under the radar and does always have the ability to surprise with an occasional smash break.
Although there is every chance in the blockbuster season that this little joy of a comedy could slip under the radar, it's definitely worth making the effort to catch.
Vale's solicitor said that his client had not deliberately tried to slip under the radar.
Rapisarda Casanova's low-key approach could easily slip under the radar, but should be championed at fests.
Hateley joy as high-flying side slip under the radar TOM HATELEY will happily let the Old Firm hog the headlines if it allows second-placed Motherwell to continue their stunning SPL run on the quiet.
The handicapper has left her alone and there's a chance she might slip under the radar a touch.
And they today told of their outrage at learning children are now being recruited into the shady enterprise in a bid to slip under the radar of customs officers.
"Cynics could be forgiven for thinking while attention was diverted towards the base-rate decision, providers were hoping the rate reductions would slip under the radar."