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foreman

noun

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the person (as an employer or supervisor) who tells people and especially workers what to do
  • asked the shift foreman if he could take a break

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The first known use of foreman was in the 15th century

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“Foreman.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/foreman. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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