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[かん()·とく()]
kantoku
noun, suru verb, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 監督

noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. supervision; control; superintendence; direction
noun
  1. director; superintendent; supervisor; coach; foreman; manager; overseer; controller; boss

Definition and Synonyms for 監督

Surveillance close observation of a person or group (usually by the police)
Synonyms: サーベイランス, 監督, 監視, 観察
Management the act of managing something
Synonyms: マネジメント, 取り締まり, 取り締まる, 差配, 指導, 監督, 管理, 経営, 運営
Supervising management by overseeing the performance or operation of a person or group
Synonyms: 指導監督, 監理, 監督, 監視
Direct guide the actors in (plays and films)
Synonyms: 演出, 監督
Direct be in charge of
Synonyms: 指図, 指導, 指揮, 指示, 率いる, 監督, 示教, 示達, 管する, 総締め
Supervise watch and direct
Synonyms: マネージ, 取り締まる, 宰領, 監修, 監督, 督する, 管する, 管理, 統監, 総理, 締めくくる
Restraint discipline in personal and social activities
Synonyms: コントロール, 制御, 抑え, 抑制, 押さえる, 監督, 節度, 統制, 統御, 規制, 規律
Boss a person who exercises control and makes decisions
Synonyms: ボス, 上司, 元締め, 大将, 監督, 親分
Stage Director someone who supervises the actors and directs the action in the production of a stage show
Synonyms: ディレクター, 監督, 舞台監督
Supervisor one who supervises or has charge and direction of
Synonyms: スーパーバイザー, 主管, 所属長, 監督, 監督者, 管理者, 統轄者, 職長
Control a relation of constraint of one entity (thing or person or group) by another
Synonyms: コントロール, 制圧, 制御, 制止, 取り締まり, 取り締まる, 手綱, 抑え, 抑制, 抑止, 押さえる, 拘束, 掣肘, 操作, 操縦, 支配, 治世, 監督, 管制, 管理, 管轄, 統制, 統御, 統括, 総監, 総締め, 総轄, 総領, 総領, 規制

Meanings for each kanji in 監督

oversee; official; govt office; rule; administer Kanji Details »
coach; command; urge; lead; supervise Kanji Details »

Categories 監督 is a member of

Relation an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
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Police Investigation the investigation of criminal activities
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Social Control control exerted (actively or passively) by group action
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Management the act of managing something
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Make make or cause to be or to become
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Administer work in an administrative capacity
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Deal be in charge of, act on, or dispose of
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Discipline the trait of being well behaved
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Leader a person who rules or guides or inspires others
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Theater Director someone who supervises the actors and directs the action in the production of a show
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Higher-Up one of greater rank or station or quality
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Sample Sentences for 監督

The manager balanced the strength of his team against that of their opponent and sighed.
While at first he got famous from an independent film that he made, he then went from the director of a musical TV series to a full-fledged movie director. Such was his career.
I like all films that Juzo Itami directs.
The director cast me as the devil.
No matter how you look at it, Satoshi Kon was a top class director and mangaka.

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