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invigilate

(ɪnˈvɪdʒɪˌleɪt)
vb (intr)
1. (Education) Brit to watch examination candidates, esp to prevent cheating. US word: proctor
2. archaic to keep watch
[C16: from Latin invigilāre to watch over, from in-2 + vigilāre to keep watch; see vigil]
inˌvigiˈlation n
inˈvigiˌlator n

invigilate


Past participle: invigilated
Gerund: invigilating

Imperative
invigilate
invigilate
Present
I invigilate
you invigilate
he/she/it invigilates
we invigilate
you invigilate
they invigilate
Preterite
I invigilated
you invigilated
he/she/it invigilated
we invigilated
you invigilated
they invigilated
Present Continuous
I am invigilating
you are invigilating
he/she/it is invigilating
we are invigilating
you are invigilating
they are invigilating
Present Perfect
I have invigilated
you have invigilated
he/she/it has invigilated
we have invigilated
you have invigilated
they have invigilated
Past Continuous
I was invigilating
you were invigilating
he/she/it was invigilating
we were invigilating
you were invigilating
they were invigilating
Past Perfect
I had invigilated
you had invigilated
he/she/it had invigilated
we had invigilated
you had invigilated
they had invigilated
Future
I will invigilate
you will invigilate
he/she/it will invigilate
we will invigilate
you will invigilate
they will invigilate
Future Perfect
I will have invigilated
you will have invigilated
he/she/it will have invigilated
we will have invigilated
you will have invigilated
they will have invigilated
Future Continuous
I will be invigilating
you will be invigilating
he/she/it will be invigilating
we will be invigilating
you will be invigilating
they will be invigilating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been invigilating
you have been invigilating
he/she/it has been invigilating
we have been invigilating
you have been invigilating
they have been invigilating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been invigilating
you will have been invigilating
he/she/it will have been invigilating
we will have been invigilating
you will have been invigilating
they will have been invigilating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been invigilating
you had been invigilating
he/she/it had been invigilating
we had been invigilating
you had been invigilating
they had been invigilating
Conditional
I would invigilate
you would invigilate
he/she/it would invigilate
we would invigilate
you would invigilate
they would invigilate
Past Conditional
I would have invigilated
you would have invigilated
he/she/it would have invigilated
we would have invigilated
you would have invigilated
they would have invigilated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.invigilate - watch over (students taking an exam, to prevent cheating)
keep an eye on, watch over, watch, observe, follow - follow with the eyes or the mind; "Keep an eye on the baby, please!"; "The world is watching Sarajevo"; "She followed the men with the binoculars"
Translations
يُراقِبُ سَيْر الإمتِحان
mít dozor
føre tilsyn medovervåge
felügyel
hafa umsjón meî
prižiūrėjimasprižiūrėti
novērot
mať dozor
gözcülük yapmakmümeyyizlik etmek

invigilate

[ɪnˈvɪdʒɪleɪt] (Brit)
A. VT [+ examination] → vigilar
B. VIvigilar (durante los exámenes)

invigilate

[ɪnˈvɪdʒɪleɪt] (British)
vtsurveiller
viêtre de surveillance

invigilate

(Brit)
vt examAufsicht führen bei

invigilate

[ɪnˈvɪdʒɪˌleɪt] vt & vi (Brit) (Scol) → sorvegliare

invigilate

(inˈvidʒileit) verb
to supervise students while they are doing an examination. I am going to invigilate (the candidates) (at) the English exam.
inˌvigiˈlation noun
inˈvigilator noun
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