What is the opposite of overlook?

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(heed) Opposite of to disregard as unimportant or insignificant
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(punish) Opposite of to disregard as unimportant or insignificant
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Opposite of have a view of from above
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Opposite of to regulate the speed or amount of something given or administered
“Do not rush the amount of information that you provide to the learner at any one time.”
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Opposite of to fail to care for or pay attention to
“It was important to consider their strict dietary requirements when designing the menu.”
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(of a meeting or seminar) Opposite of to disregard as unimportant or insignificant
“To follow your petty call to arms over trivial matters would be a massive waste of resources.”
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Opposite of to treat as unworthy of serious consideration
“Julie would entertain the idea of her daughter staying home the day after a severe bout of coughing.”
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Opposite of to deliberately ignore (something that is generally frowned on)
“Self-knowledge takes a kind of inner work that only we ourselves can undertake and in fact, it is a personal responsibility that we should regard with importance.”
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Opposite of to not be able to experience or take advantage of (an opportunity or chance)
“Josh decided that he wished to experience the life-changing experience of climbing up Mount Everest.”
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Opposite of to waive any negative feelings towards something that would typically cause angst
“I'm sorry, but I have to disallow this marriage as you hardly know the man.”
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Opposite of to fail to see or notice
“I can see the Eiffel Tower all the way from Parc de Belleville.”
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Opposite of to be positioned with the face or front toward
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Opposite of to omit, to not include, to neglect to mention
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(look over) Opposite of to have a view in a specified direction, typically from above
“The tall building in front of our apartment would obscure and ruin the view of Central Park.”
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Opposite of to conduct or control the affairs of
“This was partly meant to convince the board that the new leaders were ready to manage or mismanage their own affairs.”
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Opposite of to face or look out on to
“We wanted the main bedroom to be east-facing so that the room would avoid the sunrise.”
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Opposite of to control by means of rules and regulations
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Opposite of to get out of a situation, usually underhandedly
“It is about time that the country's leaders accept responsibility for the nation's problems.”
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Opposite of to handle or manage many tasks at once
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Opposite of to neglect to do something inadvertently
“I would always remember to check the doors and windows before going to sleep.”
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Opposite of cause to seem small or insignificant in comparison
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Opposite of to take, or be in, charge of
“As with the Italian condottiere, they were willing to serve any master with whom their chief could make satisfactory arrangements.”
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Opposite of to inadvertently drop or leave something or someone behind
“I would hold on to my headphones to ensure that I did not lose them as I disembarked the train.”
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Opposite of excise, remove
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Opposite of to protect or shield from harm or danger
“Poachers were planning to assault wildlife within the reserve.”
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Opposite of to decide not to do something
“Ned Nederlander would accept the German's challenge of a quickdraw.”
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Opposite of a view or prospect
“We reached the summit of the mountain, but the mist was heavy and we could not see through the fogginess.”
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Opposite of an act of refusal or avoidance
“Give the ride a go. You may well find yourself enjoying the experience.”
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