oversight definition

  • noun:
    • An unintentional omission or error.
    • Watchful attention or administration; supervision.
    • An omission; a thing that is omitted, missed or forgotten.
    • guidance or administration
    • Watchful treatment; superintendence; general guidance.
    • An overlooking; an omission; a mistake.
    • getting away from an overlooked peril.
    • Superintendence; evaluation; watchful care.
    • an error of inadvertence; an overlooking; omission; error.
    • Synonyms Supervision, inspection, control, direction, administration, cost.
    • Inadvertence, an such like. (see negligence), blunder, blunder, slide.
    • administration by overseeing the overall performance or operation of a person or team
    • a blunder resulting from inattention
    • an unintentional omission caused by failure to notice something

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