Translation of "overlook" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] (VIEW) 景色 uk us /ˌəʊ.vəˈlʊk/ US  /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/

to provide a view of, especially from above

Our hotel room overlooked the harbour. 从我们酒店的房间可眺望港口。
The house is surrounded by trees, so it's not overlooked at all (= it cannot be seen from any other buildings). 这栋房子四周绿树环绕,所以从其他建筑处根本看不到它。

(Translation of “overlook verb (VIEW)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)