Synonyms of oversight in English:

oversight


See definition of oversight

noun

1‘I must apologize for this stupid oversight’

SYNONYMS

mistake, error, fault, failure, omission, lapse, inaccuracy, slip, blunder, faux pas, miscalculation

informal slip-up, boo-boo, fail

British informal boob

North American informal goof

2‘the omission was not due to oversight or ignorance’

SYNONYMS

carelessness, inattention, neglect, negligence, forgetfulness, inadvertence, laxity, dereliction, neglectfulness

3‘school governors have oversight of the curriculum’

SYNONYMS

supervision, surveillance, superintendence, inspection, charge, care, administration, management, government, direction, control, command, handling, custody