Foreman meaning

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A man who chairs and speaks for a jury.
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The definition of a foreman is a person is who is charge of a project and of supervising other workers, or the person who is named to speak on behalf of the jury.

An example of the foreman is the person who is the head of the construction crew and who tells all the other men what to do.

An example of the foreman is the person who speaks to the judge on behalf of the jury during a criminal or civil trial.

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A man who serves as the leader of a work crew, as in a factory.
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The chairman and spokesman of a jury.
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(historical, US, during the era of slavery) A black (slave) assistant to the white overseer who managed field hands.
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A surname​.
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A person in charge of a department or group of workers in a factory, mill, etc.
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(management) The leader of a work crew.
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(law) The member of a jury who presides over it and speaks on its behalf.
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