verb (used with object), o·ver·saw, o·ver·seen, o·ver·see·ing.
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He says, “They were overseen by the presidential administration,” adding that additional arrests are likely in the coming weeks.
The Daily Beast will be overseen by managing director Deidre Depke and executive editor John Avlon.
Abbott testified that Williams had overseen the armory and that none of the weapons or anything else had ever gone missing.Mike McLelland Investigation Focuses on Those the D.A. Prosecuted|Michael Daly|April 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Since 2006, the ATF has been overseen by revolving cast of acting directors, none of whom received official Senate confirmation.Who Is B. Todd Jones, and What Does the ATF Do, Anyway?|Caitlin Dickson|January 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He, presumably, would be the one who could have overseen any Secret Service investigation.
You see, the little woman really was worn out, for she had overseen everything.The Smart Set|Clyde Fitch
An examination, however, overseen by Roger, and bitterly resented by him.Portia|Duchess
She might have been overseen from the orchard, but no one ever went in there except to gather the fruit.Armorel of Lyonesse|Walter Besant
He had been compelled to leave many things to his companion gentlemen-adventurers, which he ought to have overseen himself.Captain Ravenshaw|Robert Neilson Stephens
Each division of fighters and workers was overseen by an officer; in some cases by two and three."Where Angels Fear to Tread" and Other Stories of the Sea|Morgan Robertson