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English definition of “foreman”

foreman

noun [C] uk   /ˈfɔː.mən/ us    /ˈfɔːr-/ (plural -men   /-mən/   )

foreman noun [C] (AT WORK)

a skilled person with experience who is in charge of and watches over a group of workersJudges and juriesBosses, managers and directorsPeople in charge of or controlling other people

foreman noun [C] (IN COURT)

in a law court, one member of the jury who is chosen to be in charge of their discussions and to speak officially for themJudges and juries
(Definition of foreman from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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