Definition of oversee in English:
verb (oversees, overseeing; past oversaw; past participle overseen)[with object]
Supervise (a person or work), especially in an official capacity: a trustee appointed to oversee Corrie’s finances
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- There was no health and safety plan in place or a supervisor appointed to oversee the works.
- Its members are elected by parliamentary deputies and judges, and its work overseen by the president.
- The Parish Council is the board of the local church that oversees its work and finances.
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