GRE Word List

OVERSEE

watch over and direct; supervise; N. oversight: unintentional failure to notice or do something; supervision

The meaning of the word oversee is watch over and direct; supervise; N. oversight: unintentional failure to notice or do something; supervision.

Random words

WordMeaning
distinctiveclearly different from others of the same kind
arrogancepride; haughtiness; ADJ. arrogant: unpleasantly self-important (with a strong confidence in one's own importance and a lack of respect for other people)
concurrenthappening at the same time; in agreement
sullydefile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor
sourhaving a sharp or acid taste; acid; tart; bad-tempered; V.
roseaterosy; optimistic; Ex. roseate views
eddyswirling current of water, air, etc.; V.
expiatemake amends for (a sin)
maculatedspotted; stained; CF. immaculate
emolumentsalary; payment for an office; compensation