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Definition of oversee verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    oversee somebody/somethingVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they oversee
    he / she / it oversees
    past simple oversaw
    past participle overseen
    -ing form overseeing
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  1. 1to watch someone or something and make sure that a job or an activity is done correctly synonym supervise
  2. 2 United Nations observers oversaw the elections.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: oversee