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How to use superintendence in a sentence

She was very happy over her contrivances, cutting out under her sister's superintendence.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
The living rooms and the table service no longer presented the attractive appearance they had done under his superintendence.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME II (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Suppose we could build, say our church and school, on Cocksmoor at once, and give our superintendence besides?
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
They are intrusted with the superintendence of all that is going on, and it is their duty to report privately to the king.
THE GEOGRAPHY OF STRABO, VOLUME III (OF 3)STRABO
The work began on both sides of the ship under the superintendence of five officers.
LOSS OF THE STEAMSHIP 'TITANIC'BRITISH GOVERNMENT
(b) Were the boats swung out, filled, lowered, or otherwise put into the water and got away under proper superintendence?
LOSS OF THE STEAMSHIP 'TITANIC'BRITISH GOVERNMENT
There is a complete and perfect grant to them of all the power of superintendence, visitation, and government.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
Lady Ludlow was proud of her personal superintendence of her own estate.
MY LADY LUDLOWELIZABETH GASKELL
Leif Ericsson exercised a sort of general superintendence of the whole colony.
THE NORSEMEN IN THE WESTR.M. BALLANTYNE
Evil of every description, and evil beings of every order, are under divine superintendence and control.
FEMALE SCRIPTURE BIOGRAPHIES, VOL. IIFRANCIS AUGUSTUS COX
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO SUPERINTENDENCE

  • ascendancy
  • authority
  • bridle
  • charge
  • check
  • clout
  • containment
  • curb
  • determination
  • direction
  • discipline
  • domination
  • dominion
  • driver's seat
  • force
  • government
  • guidance
  • inside track
  • juice
  • jurisdiction
  • limitation
  • management
  • manipulation
  • might
  • oversight
  • predomination
  • qualification
  • regimentation
  • regulation
  • restraint
  • restriction
  • rule
  • strings
  • subjection
  • subordination
  • superintendence
  • supervision
  • supremacy
  • sway
  • upper hand
  • weight
  • wire pulling
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