Keywords: supervision, surveillance, supervisor, security, supervise, watch over, look after, take care

Sign Definition

As a Noun

  1. The careful watching of something or someone to make sure everything happens correctly. English = supervision.
  2. The careful watching of something, especially by an organisation such as the police or the army. English = surveillance.
  3. A person who supervises activities or people, especially workers or students. English = supervisor.
  4. A person who looks after property to make sure it is not broken into, or things stolen or damaged; the service they provide. English = security guard; security.

As a Verb or Adjective

  1. To make sure that an activity happens correctly or that a person is behaving correctly by keeping careful watch over them. English = supervise.
  2. To make sure people, especially children or students, are behaving correctly and do not come to any harm. English = watch over, look after, take care of.
  3. To keep a careful watch over things to makes sure they are not stolen or damaged. English = look after, keep an eye on.