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overlook

verb [T]
 
 
/ˌəʊvəˈlʊk/
VIEW B2 to have a view of something from above
смотреть сверху, выходить на
a balcony overlooking the seaScenery and views
NOT NOTICE to not notice or consider something
не замечать
Two important facts have been overlooked in this case.Neglecting and ignoringNot paying attentionTreating as unimportant
FORGIVE to forgive or ignore someone's bad behaviour
смотреть сквозь пальцы
Making and accepting apologies
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