overlooked overlooked  /ˈoʊ vər ˌlʊkt/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) not taken into account

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It's no longer officially called the Overlooked, but Ebertfest.
  2. Our master list covers everything from Animated Shorts to 'Zines, including some new sites and a few overlooked ones.
  3. The need to help sustain other species besides ourselves is often overlooked, but the importance of it remains without them, we lose practically everything.

News

  1. Wisconsin Football: 3 Biggest Challenges for Offensive Coordinator Andy Ludwig

    Oftentimes, what goes overlooked in coaching is the amount of turnover there is among assistants every year, and Wisconsin football has seen plenty of that despite only having two coaching changes over the past few decades. Along with the arrival of new head coach Gary Andersen, the Badgers had to find replacements at both offensive and defensive coordinator. Having previously worked with ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  2. How to Organize a Youth Baseball Practice

    The importance of planning and organizing a practice for youth baseball is too often overlooked. You can avoid wasting time by dividing youth baseball players into small groups and having them go through different skills stations. Contributor: Darin McGilvra Published: Jun 05, 2013
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Associated Content

  3. Water, Water Everywhere; An Overlooked Investment Opportunity

    Water, Water Everywhere; An Overlooked Investment Opportunity        
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

Quotes

  1. "We've always been overlooked," Magic star Dwight Howard said as his team prepared for Game 1. "We were overlooked in the first series against Philly, we were overlooked against Boston, were overlooked against the Cavaliers, and we're still...
    on Jun 4, 2009 By: Dwight Howard Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "We played against a team that played an amazing game," Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski told reporters. "You won't hear any of our players say that we overlooked them -- there's no way. Watching them on tape they looked really good. Watching them...
    on Mar 20, 2008 By: Mike Krzyzewski Source: Reuters

  3. "You kind of get the feeling that the Obama campaign thinks this whole election process is just a formality," Palin said. "They've overlooked though the minor detail of earning your confidence and your trust and winning your votes. And I know...
    on Oct 26, 2008 By: Sarah Palin Source: CBS News

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