Su·per·vise v. t. [imp. & p. p. Supervised p. pr. & vb. n. Supervising.]
1. To oversee for direction; to superintend; to inspect with authority; as, to supervise the construction of a steam engine, or the printing of a book.
2. To look over so as to read; to peruse. [Obs.]
Syn: -- See Superintend.
Su·per·vise, n. Supervision; inspection. [Obs.]
v 1: watch and direct; "Who is overseeing this project?" [syn: oversee,
2: keep tabs on; keep an eye on; keep under surveillance [syn:
monitor, ride herd on]