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su·per·vi·sor

supervisor

 
 
pronunciation:
su pr vaI zr
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part of speech: noun
definition: a person who watches over other workers and who guides and disciplines them.
Her supervisor told her she was doing a good job.
synonyms:
boss, superintendent
similar words:
foreman, manager, operator
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The word supervisor contains the following part:
super-, supra-, sur-2 Latin prefix that means above, over
synonyms:
hyper-
antonyms:
sub-, hyp-, hypo-