Definition of forewoman
: a woman who is a foreman
Recent Examples of forewoman from the Web
When the forewoman read the first verdict, Tartaglione — dressed in a gray suit and black shirt, her hair pulled back tightly in a bun — furrowed her forehead, looked down at the defense table, and wrote something down.
Most appeared to be in their 20s or 30s, though there were several — including a woman who was the forewoman — who appeared to be middle-aged.
Deidre Howard, a sixty-one-year-old dental hygienist from St. Francisville, was the forewoman.
One of those friends was a forewoman at a lettuce company in Huron.
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Definition of forewoman for English Language Learners
: a woman who is the leader of a jury
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