Definition of Foreman in English :

Define Foreman in English

Foreman meaning in English

Meaning of Foreman in English

Pronunciation of Foreman in English

Foreman pronunciation in English

Pronounce Foreman in English


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1. boss, chief, foreman, gaffer, honcho

a person who exercises control over workers

Example Sentences:
'if you want to leave early you have to ask the foreman'

2. foreman

a man who is foreperson of a jury

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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noun plural -men
a person, often experienced, who supervises other workmen
. Gender-neutral form: supervisor
2. law
the principal juror, who presides at the deliberations of a jury
. Female equivalent: forewoman
George. born 1949, US boxer: world heavyweight champion (1973–74); retired in 1977 but re-entered the ring in 1987 and won the heavyweight championship in 1994 at age 45; also noted for the grilling appliance that bears his name

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nounWord forms: plural ˈforemen (ˈfɔrmən ; fôrˈmən)
the chairman and spokesman of a jury
a person in charge of a department or group of workers in a factory, mill, etc.

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of foreman
1. A man who serves as the leader of a work crew, as in a factory.
2. A man who chairs and speaks for a jury.

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