to be in charge of <for each sailboat an experienced hand is assigned to supervise a novice seaman> Related Words administer
to look after and make decisions about <supervises all the affairs of the athletic club, including hiring someone to run the summer tennis camp> Synonyms administer
, carry on
to take charge of especially on behalf of another <we need someone to supervise the construction project while the foreman is in the hospital> Related Words administrate
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