oversee vs overlook :

Definitions

  • v  watch and direct
    Who is overseeing this project?

  • n  a high place affording a good view
  • v  look past, fail to notice
  • v  be oriented in a certain direction
    The apartment overlooks the Hudson
  • v  leave undone or leave out
  • v  look down on
  • v  watch over
    I am overlooking her work
News & Articles

  • U.S. Offers Conditional Support for Police Monitor in Stop-and-Frisk Case
    The Justice Department strongly endorsed a monitor to oversee changes if a judge were to find the New York Police Department’s stop-and-frisk practices to be unconstitutional.
    June 13, 2013 - New York Times
  • Center for Responsible Enterprise and Trade (CREATe.org) Appoints Craig Moss as Chief Operating Officer
    Expert on sustainable supply chains to oversee CREATe Leading Practices, a comprehensive program helping companies address IP protection and Anti-Corruption      WASHINGTON, D.C., March 5, 2013 - The Center ...
    June 13, 2013 - Thomson Reuters ONE via Yahoo! Finance
  • GE taps CFO to oversee streamlining of finance unit
    (Reuters) - General Electric Co on Wednesday tapped Chief Financial Officer Keith Sherin to run its GE Capital unit and help oversee the streamlining of the unit, as the company focuses more on manufacturing. Sherin will replace current GE Capital Chief Executive Officer Mike Neal, who is retiring July 1, the company said. Jeff Bornstein, who is CFO of GE Capital, will become CFO of the entire ...
    June 12, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News