present tense third-person singular of overlook
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as in dominates
to look down on the fortress overlooks the city

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as in possesses
to cast a spell on the superstitious grandmother actually believed that the baby had been overlooked by a gypsy woman

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overlooks

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plural of overlook
as in towers
a high place or structure from which a wide view is possible just down the road there's a great overlook where you can get a panoramic view of the valley below

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“Overlooks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/overlooks. Accessed 6 Dec. 2022.

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