Definition of 'foreman'
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The worst moment for me is always when the jury foreman stands to deliver the verdict. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Five times he was selected as jury foreman. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But the foreman of the jury insisted that the verdict was understandable on the basis of medical expert evidence presented. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The men gasped as the foreman of the jury at Southwark crown court pronounced the verdicts. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The foreman of the jury wrote to Weston urging him to sue the police for compensation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In the future he'd like to become a workshop foreman or dealership principal. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Indeed, this must follow if we mean it when we say that the foreman is "part of management. THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)AT subsequently became the jury foreman. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The jury foreman said: 'We think she was obsessed with the dead man. The Sun (2016)The foreman of the jury had requested a transcript, but that had been refused on the ground that it would take too long to produce. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Neither of the Kray twins said anything when the foreman of the jury announced the verdicts, which were unanimous. Times, Sunday Times (2009)At least two family members in the church said they received mobile phone calls from a mine foreman saying the men were OK. The Sun (2006)Announcing the verdict, the jury foreman said that jealousy and the loss of her jet-set lifestyle had led to the killing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Do not rest content for a moment in your thoughts as head clerk, or foreman or general manager in any concern, no matter how extensive. Christianity Today (2000)
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Translations for 'foreman'
British English: foreman NOUN
A foreman is a person, especially a man, in charge of a group of workers.
He still visited the dairy daily, but left most of the business details to his manager and foreman.
Definition of foreman from the Collins English Dictionary
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