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Meaning of "superintendence" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SUPERINTENDENCE

superintendence  [ˌsuːpərɪnˈtendəns] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SUPERINTENDENCE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Superintendence is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SUPERINTENDENCE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of superintendence in the English dictionary

The definition of superintendence in the dictionary is direction or supervision; managementunder the superintendence of sb.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SUPERINTENDENCE


abundance
əˈbʌndəns
ascendance
əˈsɛndəns
ascendence
əˈsendəns
attendance
əˈtɛndəns
co-dependence
ˌkəʊdɪˈpendəns
correspondence
ˌkɒrɪˈspɒndəns
dependance
dɪˈpendəns
dependence
dɪˈpɛndəns
impendence
ɪmˈpɛndəns
independence
ˌɪndɪˈpɛndəns
intendance
ɪnˈtɛndəns
interdependence
ˌɪntədɪˈpɛndəns
nonindependence
ˌnɒnˌɪndɪˈpendəns
overabundance
ˌəʊvərəˈbʌndəns
redundance
rɪˈdʌndəns
resplendence
rɪˈsplɛndəns
respondence
rɪˈspɒndəns
superabundance
ˌsuːpərəˈbʌndəns
tendance
ˈtɛndəns
transcendence
trænˈsɛndəns

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SUPERINTENDENCE

superincumbence
superincumbency
superincumbent
superincumbently
superindividual
superinduce
superinducement
superinduction
superinfect
superinfection
superinsulated
superintend
superintendencies
superintendency
superintendent
superintensity
superior
superior conjunction
superior court
superior planet

WORDS THAT END LIKE SUPERINTENDENCE

angle of incidence
at your convenience
cadence
coincidence
confidence
crisis of confidence
decadence
Declaration of Independence
documentary evidence
evidence
hall of residence
in residence
incidence
jurisprudence
letters of credence
precedence
providence
prudence
residence
self-confidence
vote of no confidence

Synonyms and antonyms of superintendence in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «SUPERINTENDENCE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «superintendence» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of superintendence

Translation of «superintendence» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SUPERINTENDENCE

Find out the translation of superintendence to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of superintendence from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «superintendence» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

监督
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

superintendencia
570 millions of speakers

English

superintendence
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अधीक्षण
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

سوبرينتندنس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

заведование
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

superintendência
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

তদারক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

surveillance
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pengawasan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Oberaufsicht
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

監督
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

주재
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pengawas
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sự trông nom
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மேற்பார்வையும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

देखरेख
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

gözetim
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

superintendence
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

nadleśnictwa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

завідування
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

superintendence
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

επιστασία
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

toesig
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

superintendence
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

superintendence
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of superintendence

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SUPERINTENDENCE»

The term «superintendence» is regularly used and occupies the 106.330 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SUPERINTENDENCE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «superintendence» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «superintendence» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about superintendence

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SUPERINTENDENCE»

Discover the use of superintendence in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to superintendence and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Building Superintendence
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.
Theodore Minot Clark, 2008
2
Building Construction and Superintendence
The writing of this book has afforded him pleasure in his leisure moments, and that pleasure would be much increased if he knew that the perusal of it would create any bond of sympathy between himself and the angling community in general.
Frank Eugene Kidder, 2007
3
Building Superintendence for Steel Structures; A Practical ...
It is with the idea of giving engineer and layman the most authoritative information on this important subject that this little volume has been published.
Edgar Stanton Belden, 2008
4
Morden Building Superintendence and the Writing of ...
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.
David B. Emerson, 2009
5
The Works of Jeremy Bentham, Now First Collected: Under the ...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
Jeremy Bentham, 2012
6
A sketch of native education in India under the ...
The labours of the kirk-session of St Andrew's Church have hitherto been confined to the regulation and superintendence of the ecclesiastical and spiritual concerns of our own countrymen settled in this part of the world, and continuing in ...
James Bryce (D.D.), 1839
7
The Church of England Magazine under the superintendence of ...
NOVEMBER 17,. ' HER FOUNDATIONS AKE UPON THE HOLY HILLS." " HER FOUNDATIONS ARE UPON THE HOLY HILLS.' UNDER THE SUPERINTENDENCE OF CLERGYMEN OF THE UNITED CHURCH OF ENGLAND AND IRELAND.
JAMES BURNES, 1838
8
The Superintendence of Piping Installations in Buildings, ...
We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
William Paul Gerhard, 2012
9
Locke's Essay on the human understanding, condensed under ...
John Locke. turn. All men are liable to error, and most men are in many points by passion or interest under temptation to it. This is certain, that there is not an opinion so absurd, which a man may not receive on this ground. There is no error to ...
John Locke, 1831
10
The Scottish metrical romance of Lancelot du lak, pr. (under ...
Lancelot (of the lake.) Joseph Stevenson. Qwhen Tytan, withe his lusty heit, A twenty dais in to the Aryeit Haith maid his courfl, and all with diverfl hewis, And paralit haith the feldis and the bewis ; The birdis amyd the erbis and the flouris, And ...
Lancelot (of the lake.), Joseph Stevenson, 1839

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SUPERINTENDENCE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term superintendence is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Brazil's Antitrust Watchdog Probes 15 Banks Over Forex Cartel
The general superintendence of the Administrative Council for Economic Defense, known as CADE, said it has opened an administrative proceeding to ... «Law360, Jul 15»
2
Brazil's General Superintendence Of The Administrative Council For …
The General Superintendence of the Administrative Council for Economic Defense – CADE has opened, on this Thursday (02 July), an administrative ... «Brazil Business Today, Jul 15»
3
No need for increased superintendence over CBI: CVC KV Chowdary
"There is already superintendence over them by the CVC. There is no need for further superintendence. As and when the need arises or as per the direction of ... «Daily News & Analysis, Jun 15»
4
Archaeological human remains found in Vittoriosa
Archaeological human remains have been found to the side of St Joseph's Oratory in Vittoriosa, the Superintendence for Cultural Heritage said. It said the ... «Times of Malta, Jun 15»
5
Chile to fine Barrick over ten new environmental violations
Based on inspections carried out in the last two years, the Superintendence for the Environment (SMA) said, according to local paper Diario Financiero (in ... «MINING.com, Apr 15»
6
Superintendence objects to Senglea hotel
In a letter sent to MEPA last week the Superintendence for Cultural Heritage noted that the construction of a third floor level would negatively impact existing ... «MaltaToday, Mar 15»
7
Coast Road works may be extended beyond summer because of …
It said the works are being carried out under the supervision of the Superintendence of Cultural Heritage (SCH) so that proper archaeological investigations are ... «Times of Malta, Feb 15»
8
Brazilian Antitrust Watchdog To Probe Auto Parts Market
The general superintendence of the Administrative Council for Economic Defense, known as CADE, said it would open administrative proceedings to look into ... «Law360, Feb 15»
9
Citing coal scam, CVC now strengthens its grip over CBI
"The issue of enhancing the effectiveness of exercise of superintendence over CBI has been engaging the attention of the CVC for some time. The CVC is of the ... «Economic Times, Jan 15»
10
Democratizing the Media in Ecuador
Ecuador's new Superintendent of Information and Communication, veteran ... control brings together the superintendence of banking, the superintendence of ... «Center for Research on Globalization, Nov 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Superintendence [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/superintendence>. Oct 2021 ».
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