supervise
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supervise(
su
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puhr
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vayzd
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to observe and direct)
a. supervisar
Trainees will always be supervised by an experienced member of staff.Los empleados en período de aprendizaje siempre estarán supervisados por un miembro del personal con experiencia.
b. dirigir
Mr. Jenkins supervised my doctoral thesis.El señor Jenkins dirigió mi tesis doctoral.
2. (to watch over)
a. vigilar
No one was supervising the children, which is why the accident happened.Nadie vigilaba a los niños y por eso ocurrió el accidente.
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supervise
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (children)
a. vigilar
2. (work, workers)
a. supervisar
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supervise [ˈsuːpəvaɪz]
transitive verb
1 [+work, people] supervisar
2 (Univ) [+thesis] dirigir
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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