overseeverb [T]uk /ˌəʊ.vəˈsiː/ us /ˌoʊ.vɚˈsiː/ (present participle overseeing, past tense oversaw, past participle overseen)
- We've just appointed a coordinator who will oversee the whole project.
- An independent moderator should be appointed to oversee the negotiations.
- The uproar led to the establishment of bioethics committees to oversee research.
- There will be an interim government to oversee the transition to democracy.
- Her department is responsible for overseeing the councils.