oversee

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌəʊvərˈsiː/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌoʊvɚˈsi/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ō′vər sē)


Inflections of 'oversee' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
oversees
v 3rd person singular
overseeing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
oversaw
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
overseen
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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oversee

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. oversee [the project, the event, proceedings, its development]
  2. [in charge of, responsible for, tasked with] overseeing [the project]
  3. [hired, recruited, contracted] to oversee [the project]
  4. oversee the project to (its) completion
  5. oversee all [aspects, activities, operations] (of)
  6. overseen by [neighbors, a passer-by, a witness]
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