1 But the planters' ladies and the planters' slaves could not overlook the fact that he was not born a gentleman, even if their men folks could.
2 She wouldn't overlook a man of marriageable age, from ginger-whiskered old Frank Kennedy, who was Suellen's beau, on down to shy, quiet, blushing Charles Hamilton, Melanie's brother.
3 How kind she was to overlook his blunderings.
4 But she could overlook such things at a time like this.
5 Now, quiet your ruffled feathers and overlook my boorish remarks about the proud and honorable Ashley.
6 We oughtenter overlook nobody, Andy, cause the smartest on us gets tripped up sometimes.
7 Elinor has not my feelings, and therefore she may overlook it, and be happy with him.
8 But she soon saw how likely it was that Lucy, in her self-provident care, in her haste to secure him, should overlook every thing but the risk of delay.
9 Likewise, it seems to me that, concentrating our attention on the examination, we altogether overlook one of the best points of the animal.
10 They regret it deeply, and beg you to overlook their misbehavior.
11 What she disliked particularly was seeing Princess Varvara ready to overlook everything for the sake of the comforts she enjoyed.
12 Tis against my conscience to curse and swear in company, and I hope any woman here will overlook it.
Return of the Native By Thomas HardyContext Highlight In BOOK 1: 3 The Custom of the Country
13 Perhaps I have trained myself to see what others overlook.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In III. A CASE OF IDENTITY
14 But through a natural infirmity of the flesh, which I will explain to you in a moment, we incline to overlook this fact.
15 It is a law of nature we overlook, that intellectual versatility is the compensation for change, danger, and trouble.