Definition of “overseer” - English Dictionary


(Definition of “overseer” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“overseer” in Business English

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overseernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈəʊvəˌsiːər/ us

WORKPLACE, MANAGEMENT a person whose job it is to make certain that employees are working or that an activity is being done correctly:

As the nation's regulatory overseer, he could advance, delay, or cancel major initiatives.

(Definition of “overseer” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)