verb (oversees, overseeing; past oversaw; past participle overseen)[with object]
- Supervise (a person or their work), especially in an official capacity: the Home Secretary oversees the police serviceMore example sentences
- 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.