O·ver·see v. t. [imp. Oversaw p. p. Overseen p. pr. & vb. n. Overseeing.]
1. To superintend; to watch over; to direct; to look or see after; to overlook2.
2. To omit or neglect seeing; to overlook5. [archaic]
O·ver·see, v. i. To see too or too much; hence, to be deceived. [Obs.]
The most expert gamesters may sometimes oversee. --Fuller.
Your partiality to me is much overseen, if you think me fit to correct your Latin. --Walpole.
v : watch and direct; "Who is overseeing this project?" [syn: supervise,
[also: overseen, oversaw]