What does supervision mean?

Definitions for supervision
-ˈvɪʒ ənsu·per·vi·sion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. supervision, supervising, superintendence, oversightnoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. supervisionnoun

    The act or instance of supervising.

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

  2. supervisionnoun

    Responsible oversight.

    Do not attempt this without adequate supervision.

  3. Etymology: From supervisio

Webster Dictionary

  1. Supervisionnoun

    the act of overseeing; inspection; superintendence; oversight

Editors Contribution

  1. supervision

    The act and process of supervising.

    The supervision at the play school was excellent.


    Submitted by MaryC on March 7, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

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

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Numerology

  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

Examples of supervision in a Sentence

  1. Cao Liping:

    The environmental supervision should be adjusted in accordance with practical needs and social economic situation, the purpose of environmental supervision is never about shutting firms and curbing production, but about encouraging firms to actively meet the environmental standards.

  2. Bob Hilliard:

    This young man, he was athletic, and he was big. He had no way of knowing, this is going to be an issue of a lack of supervision and lack of training. A straight-up negligence case.

  3. Chris Gautz:

    He did not want to be on parole, he wanted to wait and just walk out completely free from supervision in September.

  4. Judge Charles:

    He's got to have a whole lot of supervision, somebody who's got eyes and ears on him like nobody's business.

  5. Cao Liping:

    The purpose of environmental supervision is never about shutting firms and curbing production, but about encouraging firms to actively meet the environmental standards.

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