Superintend meaning

so͝o'pər-ĭn-tĕnd', so͝o'prĭn-
To oversee and manage; supervise.
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To act as superintendent of; direct; supervise; manage.
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To oversee the work of others; to supervise.
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To administer the affairs of something or someone.
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Origin of superintend

  • Late Latin superintendere Latin super- super- Latin intendere to direct one's attention to intend
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From Latin superintendere
    From Wiktionary