verb (used with object), o·ver·saw, o·ver·seen, o·ver·see·ing.
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Example sentences from the Web for oversee
A spokesman for U.S. Central Command, which oversees the conflicts in both the Middle East and Afghanistan, disputed this notion.
As Minister of Trade, he oversees TEPCO, which is attempting to put its profitable nuclear reactors back on-line.‘Whip it!’ Japanese Prime Minister Abe’s Cabinet Of Horrors|Jake Adelstein|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In addition to heading up NPI, he also publishes a journal, Radix, and oversees a small publishing house.
Over time, they want to hand Gaza over to the more moderate Palestinian Authority, which oversees the West Bank today.
“We have the most hilarious meetings,” says Coles, who oversees an editorial staff of 50 or so, including half a dozen men.Joanna Coles: Why Cosmopolitan Does Sexy and Serious So Well|Lloyd Grove|August 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She bids me to send you this writing, and oversees the same.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 11 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
Dryburgh, the ruin in which is the tomb of Walter Scott, is shown by an intelligent man who oversees the place.
Miss Beaufort oversees the servants, and takes my place as far as possible.Behind A Mask, Or A Woman's Power|A. M. Barnard
She oversees her own kitchen, and puts on her own hand and cooks, jest when she is a mind too.Samantha at the World's Fair|Marietta Holley
She oversees the housekeeping herself, and the cooking is perfect they say.