Supervision vs Tutelage - What's the difference?

supervision | tutelage |


As nouns the difference between supervision and tutelage

is that supervision is supervision while tutelage is the act of guarding or protecting; guardianship; protection; as, the king's right of seigniory and tutelage.

supervision

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • The act or instance of supervising.
  • Under his parents supervision he drilled the holes in the wood.
  • Responsible oversight.
  • Do not attempt this without adequate supervision .

    tutelage

    English

    (Webster 1913)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of guarding or protecting; guardianship; protection; as, the king's right of seigniory and tutelage.
  • * Macaulay
  • The childhood of the European nations was passed under the tutelage of the clergy.
  • The state of being under a guardian; care or protection enjoyed.
  • Synonyms

    * guardianship * protection