Definitions for oversightˈoʊ vərˌsaɪt
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word oversight
an unintentional omission resulting from failure to notice something
supervision, supervising, superintendence, oversight(noun)
management by overseeing the performance or operation of a person or group
a mistake resulting from inattention
An omission; something that is left out, missed or forgotten.
A small oversight at this stage can lead to big problems later.
supervision or management
The bureaucracy was subject to government oversight.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ō′vėr-sīt, n. a failing to notice: mistake: omission: (orig.) superintendence.
The numerical value of oversight in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of oversight in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The government doesn't want oversight.
It's a team sport, we need to have government participation and oversight and insight.
I feel that this is an appropriate time to place civilian oversight over this police department.
We have a good starting point now. I can use (this law) as a tool to exercise my right of oversight.
Triple Crown apparently had no clue of the building’s historical significance, it was an oversight.
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Translations for oversight
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- supervisió, oblitCatalan, Valencian
- inadvertencia, vigilanciaSpanish
- przeoczenie, nadzór, niedopatrzeniePolish
- недосмотр, надзор, контрольRussian
- revision, granskning, förbiseende, inspektion, övervakning, försummelseSwedish
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