Observing vs Supervise - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between observing and supervise
is that observing
is while supervise
As a noun observing
* 2009 , Gilbert Ryle, The Concept of Mind: 60th Anniversary Edition (page 194)
- Sensations then, are not perceivings, observings or findings; they are not detectings, scannings or inspectings; they are not apprehendings, cognisings, intuitings or knowings.
To direct, manage, or oversee; to be in charge
The Mirror and the Lamp
, passage=Nothing was too small to receive attention, if a supervising
eye could suggest improvements likely to conduce to the common welfare. Mr. Gordon Burnage, for instance, personally visited dust-bins and back premises, accompanied by a sort of village bailiff, going his round like a commanding officer doing billets.}}
(obsolete) To look over so as to read; to peruse.
* 1590 , , IV. ii. 120:
- Let me supervise the canzonet.