how to pronounce overlooked


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overlooked is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of overlooked in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… 1990s and the long overlooked pair is …”

meanings of overlooked


  1. Missed, unnoticed.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of overlook.

overlooked frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word overlooked occurs in english on average 8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics overlooked can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that overlooked can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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