Translation of "overlook" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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overlookverb [ T ]

uk /ˌəʊ.vəˈlʊk/ us /ˌoʊ.vɚˈlʊk/

overlook verb [ T ] (VIEW)

B2 to provide a view of, especially from above

Our hotel room overlooked the harbour. 從我們飯店的房間可眺望港口。
The house is surrounded by trees, so it's not overlooked at all (= it cannot be seen from any other buildings). 這棟房子四周綠樹環繞,所以從其他建築處根本看不到它。

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overlook verb [ T ] (NOT NOTICE)

C2 to fail to notice or consider something or someone

I think there is one key fact that you have overlooked. 我認為你忽略了一個重要的事實。
No one will be overlooked when we select players for the team. 在組隊時不會忽略任何人。

overlook verb [ T ] (FORGIVE)

to forgive or pretend not to notice something

I'm prepared to overlook his behaviour this time. 這次我打算對他的行為不予計較。

overlooknoun [ C ]

uk /ˈəʊ.və.lʊk/ us /ˈoʊ.vɚ.lʊk/ US UK viewpoint

a place from where a person can look at something, especially at an area of natural beauty

There are lots of scenic overlooks along the road from New York to Montreal. 從紐約到蒙特利爾的公路沿線有很多美景。

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