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English definition of “overlook”

overlook

verb [T] (VIEW)    /ˌəʊ.vəˈlʊk/ US  /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/
B2 to provide a view of, especially from above: Our hotel room overlooked the harbour. The house is surrounded by trees, so it's not overlooked at all (= it cannot be seen from any other buildings).Scenery and views
(Definition of overlook verb (VIEW) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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