What does Supervision mean?

Definitions for Supervision-ˈvɪʒ ən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Supervision.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. supervision, supervising, superintendence, oversight(noun)

    management by overseeing the performance or operation of a person or group


  1. supervision(Noun)

    The act or instance of supervising.

    Under his parents supervision he drilled the holes in the wood.

  2. supervision(Noun)

    Responsible oversight.

    Do not attempt this without adequate supervision.

  3. Origin: From supervisio

Webster Dictionary

  1. Supervision(noun)

    the act of overseeing; inspection; superintendence; oversight

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Supervision' in Nouns Frequency: #2078


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Supervision in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Supervision in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Djoko Murjatmodjo:

    Where was the government's supervision?

  2. Barack Obama:

    What Washington needs is adult supervision.

  3. Education Superintendent Jon Fernandez:

    Offices being centrally located on campus will help with supervision of the school.

  4. Blake Clark:

    Being in the army is like being in the Boy Scouts, except that the Boy Scouts have adult supervision.

  5. Alvin Lie:

    The Surabaya-Singapore flights have been operating since October ... and the government didn't know, where was the government's supervision?

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