UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌəʊvərˈlʊk/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/v. ˌoʊvɚˈlʊk; n. ˈoʊvɚˌlʊk/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(v. ō′vər lŏŏk; n. ōvər lŏŏk′)

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Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
  1. overlook [the facts, this information, the figures, this aspect]
  2. overlook [important, key, significant] [facts]
  3. overlook [several, many, most of] the [facts]
  4. [facts] were overlooked
  5. overlooked his [errors, mistakes, poor judgment]
  6. I'll overlook your [errors] this time
  7. overlooked by [them, many, all]
  8. (may have) overlooked the [possibility, obvious]
  9. she was overlooked for the [position, job]
  10. the [house, window, room] overlooks the [sea, ocean, forest, whole city]
  11. overlook a [department, workforce, team of workers]
  12. [in charge of, responsible for] overlooking the [department]
  1. a scenic overlook
  2. a [breathtaking, spectacular] overlook (of)
  3. an overlook of the [country, fields, town] below
  4. stop at the overlook for [lunch, a picnic]
  5. [stunning, breathtaking] views from the overlook
  6. an overlook spot
n as adj
  1. an overlook spot
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