superintend, supervise

superintend, supervise
رَاقَبَ \ censor: to examine (and cut out parts of) as a censor: These films have been censored. control: direct; rule or guide (a person, machine, business, etc.). mark: (in football, etc.) to watch and stay close to another player, so as to prevent him from getting the ball. observe: to watch carefully: Observe what he does, and copy him. superintend, supervise: to watch and direct (work, workers, etc.). watch: to look steadily (at); keep one’s eyes on; pay attention to; guard: Watch him jump, then copy his action. Please watch my money while I swim.

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  • Superintend — Su per*in*tend , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Superintended}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Superintending}.] [L. superintendere. See {Super }, and {Intend}.] To have or exercise the charge and oversight of; to oversee with the power of direction; to take care of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Supervise — Su per*vise , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Supervised}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Supervising}.] [Pref. super + L. visere to look at attentively, to view, surely, intens. from videre, visum, to see. Cf. {Survise}, and {Survey}.] 1. To oversee for direction; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • superintend — I verb administer, administrare, administrate, boss, caretake, command, control, direct, exercise charge over, exercise supervision over, govern, guide, handle, have charge of, head, instruct, keep in order, lead, look after, manage, overlook,… …   Law dictionary

  • supervise — I verb administer, care, caretake, check, command, conduct, control, direct, discipline, govern, guide, handle, have charge of, lead, look after, manage, moderate, officiate, operate, oversee, pilot, preside, preside over, regulate, rule, steer,… …   Law dictionary

  • superintend — [so͞o΄pərin tend′] vt. [LL(Ec) superintendere: see SUPER & INTEND] to act as superintendent of; direct; supervise; manage superintendence n. superintendency …   English World dictionary

  • supervise — 1580s, to look over, from M.L. supervisus, pp. of supervidere oversee, inspect, from L. super over (see SUPER (Cf. super )) + videre see (see VISION (Cf. vision)). Meaning to oversee and superintend the work or performance of others is attested… …   Etymology dictionary

  • supervise — [v] manage people, project administer, be in charge*, be in driver’s seat*, be in the saddle, be on duty, be responsible for, boss, call the play*, call the shots*, chaperon, conduct, control, crack the whip*, deal with, direct, handle, inspect,… …   New thesaurus

  • supervise — [so͞o′pər vīz΄] vt., vi. supervised, supervising [< ML supervisus, pp. of supervidere < L super (see SUPER ) + videre, to see: see VISION] to oversee, direct, or manage (work, workers, a project, etc.); superintend supervision… …   English World dictionary

  • supervise — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. oversee, conduct, control; see manage 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. oversee, manage, direct, superintend, look after, head, administer, run things, *call the shots, *call the plays, quarterback, command, boss,… …   English dictionary for students

  • superintend — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. oversee, direct, control; boss, manage. See authority. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. supervise, oversee, conduct; see manage 1 , watch 2 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. direct, manage, administer.… …   English dictionary for students

  • supervise — verb 1) he had to supervise the loading Syn: oversee, superintend, be in charge of, preside over, direct, manage, run, look after, be responsible for, govern, organize, handle, micromanage 2) you may need to supervise the patient …   Thesaurus of popular words

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