Definition of “supervisor” - English Dictionary

“supervisor” in English

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supervisornoun [ C ]

/ˈsuː.pə.vaɪ.zər/ us /ˈsuː.pɚ.vaɪ.zɚ/
adjective uk /ˌsuː.pəˈvaɪ.zər.i/ us /ˌsuː.pɚˈvaɪ.zɚ.i/

We need to employ more supervisory staff.

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

“supervisor” in Business English

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supervisornoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsuːpəvaɪzər/ us /-pɚvaɪzə˞/ MANAGEMENT, WORKPLACE

a person who is in charge of a group of people or an area of work and who makes sure that the work is done correctly and according to the rules:

All managers and supervisors should be familiar with policy and procedures relating to equal employment opportunities.
A significant proportion of workers felt they had been bullied by their immediate supervisor.
a sales/factory/catering supervisor

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