View definitions for over-sight


noun as in miss

noun as in negligence

noun as in inadvertence

noun as in omitting

noun as in thoughtlessness

noun as in charge

noun as in inconsiderateness

noun as in inconsideration

noun as in unthoughtfulness

noun as in direction

noun as in fluff


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Example Sentences

In our delight over sight-seeing together, we forgot for a time the shadow hanging over us.

In short, we took, as was natural, all the advantage of their indiscretion and over-sight.

It was a strange over-sight in me not to learn the name of her other guardian.

Haste could not excuse such an over-sight, as little as you knew of Miss Valmont.

In all the past periods of our civilization, when obedience and discipline held sway, no such over-sight was likely to occur.

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On this page you'll find 1173 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to over-sight, such as: blunder, breach, crime, error, failing, and failure.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.