Example sentences for: overlook

How can you use “overlook” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Still, it is useful to note a few things that journalists are likely to overlook or pay little or no heed.

  • This causes them to focus on the Republican themes Clinton rejected (cuts in Medicare, education, and the environment) and overlook the ones he co-opted (crime, family values, budget-balancing).

  • To compare the collectors of Wellerisms to brick-wall comedians is to overlook a generational, if not historical and unfortunate shift in humor.

  • When he saw that earlier settlers had built a town on the eastern shore of the Bosphorus, he decided they must have been blind themselves to overlook the advantages of an easily defensible point across the water, and founded Byzantium there, on the site now occupied by Topkapı Palace.

  • And, of course, we must not overlook Norman Vincent Peale .

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