Synonyms of overlook in English:

overlook


See definition of overlook

verb

1‘he overlooked a mistake on the first page’

SYNONYMS

miss, fail to notice, fail to observe, fail to spot, fail to see, leave, leave unnoticed

informal slip up on

ANTONYMS

spot, notice

2‘his work has been overlooked by modern authors’

SYNONYMS

disregard, neglect, ignore, pay no attention to, pay no heed to, turn a blind eye, turn a deaf ear to, pass over, omit, skip, skip over, gloss over, leave out, leave undone, forget

3‘it is a shortcoming that many are willing to overlook’

SYNONYMS

deliberately ignore, not take into consideration, disregard, take no notice of, take no account of, make allowances for, let pass, turn a blind eye to, wink at, blink at, connive at, excuse, pardon, forgive, condone, let someone off with, let go, sink, bury, let bygones be bygones

informal let something ride

ANTONYMS

punish

4‘the breakfast room overlooks a peaceful garden’

SYNONYMS

have a view of, afford a view of, look across, look over, look on to, look out on, look out over, face, front on to, give on to, give over, open out over, command a view of, command, dominate