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Synonyms of oversight in English:


  • 1 I must apologize for this stupid oversight
    informalslip-up, boo-boo, fail
    British informalboob
    North American informalgoof
  • 2 the omission was not due to oversight or ignorance
  • 3 school governors have oversight of the curriculum
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