oversee, supervise, superintend, manage(verb)
watch and direct
"Who is overseeing this project?"
keep tabs on; keep an eye on; keep under surveillance
"we are monitoring the air quality"; "the police monitor the suspect's moves"
To direct, manage, or oversee; to be in charge
Without someone to supervise, the group will lack direction.
Origin: Borrowed from supervisus, from supervidere, from super + videre.
to oversee for direction; to superintend; to inspect with authority; as, to supervise the construction of a steam engine, or the printing of a book
to look over so as to read; to peruse
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sū-pėr-vīz′, v.i. to oversee: to superintend.—ns. Supervī′sal, Supervi′sion, act of supervising: inspection: control; Supervī′sor, one who supervises: an overseer: an inspector: (Shak.) a spectator.—adjs. Supervī′sory, pertaining to, or having, supervision; Supervis′ūal, beyond the ordinary visual powers. [L. super, over, vidēre, visum, to see.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'supervise' in Verbs Frequency: #940
The numerical value of supervise in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of supervise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Examples of supervise in a Sentence
It is necessary to have a law to regulate, guide and supervise their activities.
Corporate headquarters needs to be able to supervise whether the technical specifications of the modular platforms have been adhered to.
Once we feel they're ready to actually start conducting some credible fear screenings, we will have those be monitored, we will supervise them.
In America, animals have rights to a certain extent. And when somebody complains about it, the law enforcement have to come and supervise. They do it to everybody and they're doing the right thing.
Supervise your life, supervision means super-vision. Develop a vision of broadened horizons, deeper perspectives and neither jump to conclusions, nor jump to judgements impulsively without a 360 degree view. Have soulful eyes, MickeyMize.
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