Examples of foreman in a Sentence
asked the shift foreman if he could take a break
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Former Secretary of State John Kerry was selected for a jury in Massachusetts in 2005 and his fellow jurors elected him foreman.
The shooter had a dispute with a foreman and shot him several times.
Four decades ago, a gutsy foreman hid the dies and punches used to shape the myriad tiny parts that make up a mechanical timepiece, defying orders from the U.S. owners to junk them.
Cavazos spent most of his childhood on King Ranch with his father, a World World I veteran and foreman of the ranch's Santa Gertrudis division, the San Antonio Express-News reported in 2016.
Nowak works as a foreman for a movie studio equipment rental company.
Even my ex-husband pitched in and worked as the foreman constructing and leveling the foundation pads.
Whitefish's pay scales – as high as $462 an hour for a foreman under the contract – were much higher than is typical even in an emergency like the one facing Puerto Rico.
Blue worked at Aqua’s plant as an operator and foreman from January 2015 through May 2016 when he was terminated after complaining about supervisors, the suit said.
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First Known Use of foreman
Synonymsboss man, captain, chief, boss, head, headman, helmsman, honcho, jefe, kingpin, leader, master, taskmaster
Related Wordsdirectress, mistress; administrator, commander, director, executive, general, governor, hierarch, higher-up; leadman, manager, overseer, principal, skipper, standard-bearer, steward, straw boss, superintendent, superior, supervisor; dominator, lord, overlord, potentate, ruler, sovereign (also sovran); figurehead; slave driver; baron, czar (also tsar or tzar), king, magnate, mogul, president, prince; big cheese, big gun, bigwig, top dog, top gun; cohead, coleader; employer, gaffer [British], ganger [British]; micromanager; subchief, subdirector
Near Antonymsdependent, inferior, junior, secondary, subject, subordinate, underling
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