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Their current place in medicine is in properly supervised clinical trials. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The potty decree says they can play footie on jail premises only if they are properly supervised. The Sun (2012)The key is to supervise them properly. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It would therefore have an added incentive to supervise them properly. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It should be properly monitored and supervised. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Inspectors found that references were not always checked and staff were not properly trained or supervised. Times, Sunday Times (2011)How many nurses does the department think are needed to ensure the untrained are properly supervised? Times, Sunday Times (2011)Union bosses also claimed prisons could be shut down and that people on probation may not be properly supervised. The Sun (2010)These persons directly supervise the routine work of others but are themselves extensively controlled by top and middle managers. Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995)The funds available to promote Test cricket need to be properly supervised. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A report found the juniors were not properly supervised and were bullied when they raised concerns. The Sun (2013)Parents of suspended pupils face fines of up to 1,000 if they fail to supervise them properly at home. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He cannot be controlled, supervised, or directed by the client. THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)He told all commanders to ensure that any claims were properly supervised'to protect the less virtuous from themselves '. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He was supervised properly, because of the person I am. The Sun (2016)A minister or another qualified person can supervise the leaders either individually or in groups to give them feedback, guidance, and support. Christianity Today (2000)
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Translations for 'supervise'
British English: supervise /ˈsuːpəˌvaɪz/ VERB
If you supervise an activity or a person, you make sure that the activity is done correctly or that the person is behaving correctly.
I supervise the packing of all orders.
- American English: supervise
- Arabic: يُشْرِفُ عَلى
- Brazilian Portuguese: supervisionar
- Chinese: 指导
- Croatian: nadgledati
- Czech: dohlížet
- Danish: føre tilsyn med
- Dutch: toezicht houden op
- European Spanish: supervisar
- Finnish: valvoa jotakin tai jotakuta
- French: superviser
- German: beaufsichtigen
- Greek: εποπτέυω
- Italian: sorvegliare
- Japanese: 監督する
- Korean: 감독하다
- Norwegian: veilede
- Polish: nadzorować
- European Portuguese: supervisionar
- Romanian: a supraveghea
- Russian: следить
- Spanish: supervisar
- Swedish: övervaka
- Thai: ตรวจตรา
- Turkish: denetlemek gözetim
- Ukrainian: керувати
- Vietnamese: giám sát
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