overseer definition

  • noun:
    • One who keeps watch over and directs the task of others, particularly laborers.
    • A supervisor or superintendent.
    • one that oversees or supervises. A supervisor.
    • a person who oversees; a superintendent; a supervisor; ; especially, one or particular community officials
    • a person who overlooks; a superintendent; a supervisor; a person who has the attention or superintendence of every matter.
    • Specifically, a person who oversees or superintends workmen, especially slaves; a person who has actually charge, under the owner or supervisor, regarding the work with a plantation, or, in Australia, on a station.
    • A reviser; a critic.
    • An executor or an adviser to an executor, formerly sometimes called in wills.
    • someone who directs and handles a company

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