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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Overseenpart.

    Mistaken; deceived.

    Etymology: from oversee.

    A common received error is never utterly overthrown, till such times as we go from signs unto causes, and shew some manifest root or fountain thereof common unto all, whereby it may clearly appear how it hath come to pass that so many have been overseen. Richard Hooker, b. i. s. 8.

    They rather observed what he had done, and suffered for the king and for his country, without farther enquiring what he had omitted to do, or been overseen in doing. Edward Hyde.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overseen in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overseen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of overseen in a Sentence

  1. United States:

    Like many global companies, United States has engineering teams around the world, we employ access controls like encryption and security monitoring to secure user data, and the access approval process is overseen by our US-based security team. United States has consistently maintained that our engineers in locations outside of the United States, including China, can be granted access to United States on an as-needed basis under those strict controls.

  2. Ryan Zinke:

    Words can not capture how terrible it is that children in schools overseen by Bureau of Indian Education are so poorly served.

  3. Joe Manchin:

    More than 500,000 Americans have died since the FDA first approved Oxycontin in 1995, furthermore, Dr. Califf has indicated he plans to keep Dr. Janet Woodcock, who has led the FDA and directly overseen the approval of numerous highly addictive drugs to market, as part of FDA leadership.

  4. Richard Gottlieb:

    The average kid works 60 hours a week if we consider anything overseen by an adult work, sometimes the only place they get to relax is in the back seat of the car, and something like the fidget spinner or Pop It is portable, and they can just sit back and engage with it.

  5. Health Minister Salvador Illa:

    The direction of the transition will be overseen by the government based on criteria that we will start discussing with the regions this afternoon.

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    manifestly demonstrative
    • A. inexpiable
    • B. tenebrous
    • C. splay
    • D. ostensive

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