What does overlooking mean?

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over·look·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. commanding, dominating, overlooking(adj)

    used of a height or viewpoint

    "a commanding view of the ocean"; "looked up at the castle dominating the countryside"; "the balcony overlooking the ballroom"

How to pronounce overlooking?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overlooking in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overlooking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of overlooking in a Sentence

  1. Phil Cappelli:

    Absorbing the exceptional culinary flavors of Peru would be one of the highlights of the company's new tour to the country in 2016, which will have everything from 'a 'New Andean' feast at Huaca Pucllana -- one of Lima's most celebrated restaurants overlooking the illuminated ruins of a pre-Inca pyramid -- to a traditional Pachamanca feast.

  2. Peter Cecchini:

    Markets are generally overlooking negative takeaway following this weekend's G-7 meeting.

  3. Sou Fujimoto:

    By climbing up the heights people would wait -- for the bus, for a friend, for something to come, for your future, or overlooking a destination of their own.

  4. Read MoreTown resident:

    The Kashmiri goats live on the hill overlooking the town. They stay up there, very rarely venturing into the street.

  5. Michael Dennehy:

    Trump is an anomaly because of the overwhelming frustration voters have of Washington, he simply is tapping into that and voters are overlooking the heavy retail component that Trump has not been able to engage in - partly because of his strong popularity and large crowds.

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