Examples of foreman in a Sentence
asked the shift foreman if he could take a break
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The remaining two-thirds of the inn, a fixture along a busy Midtown thoroughfare, is expected to be torn down by noon Friday, said demolition foreman Trent Burbank.
One client was James Johnson, who brought an M-1 carbine to his job at Chrysler's Eldon Avenue Gear and Axle plant and shot and killed two foremen and a fellow worker.
Jury foreman Duy Nguyen, 28, said the contracts were the strongest pieces of evidence the jury considered, and said hearing Jones' testimony was also helpful.
Each ride has a foreman who does daily inspections.
The request by Green’s attorneys for dropped charges or a new trial already has challenged pivotal 1996 trial testimony by a state blood expert and has accused investigators, the prosecutor and the jury foreman of impropriety.
In West Virginia, companies are resorting to offering signing bonuses and fully paid healthcare to poach experienced shift foremen, mechanics and electricians from rivals.
The other death was a refinery foreman that experienced a heart attack.
After receiving a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering, Jacobson began his career as a foreman with Inland Steel in East Chicago, then landed a job with General Foods, working at its Kool-Aid division on the South Side.
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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
FOREMAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of foreman for English Language Learners
: the member of a jury who is the leader
: a person who is in charge of a group of workers
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