Foreman

  • 1 Foreman — may refer to: * Construction foreman, the worker or tradesman who is in charge of the construction crew * Foreman of Signals, the most highly qualified non commissioned signal equipment managers and Incorporated Engineers in the Royal Corps of… …

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  • 2 Foreman — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Carl Foreman (1914–1984), US amerikanischer Drehbuchautor Chuck Foreman (* 1950), US amerikanischer Footballspieler Deborah Foreman (* 1962), US amerikanische Schauspielerin Ed Foreman (* 1933), US… …

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  • 3 foreman — fore‧man [ˈfɔːmən ǁ ˈfɔːr ] noun foremen PLURALFORM [ mən] [countable] 1. MANUFACTURING JOBS a man who is in charge of a group of workers, for example in a factory: • a factory foreman • the foreman of a building site …

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  • 4 Foreman — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El término Foreman puede referirse a: Foreman, una ciudad en el estado de Arkansas. George Foreman. Boxeador dos veces campeón del mundo de los pesos pesados. Eric Foreman. Personaje de de la serie de ficción House M …

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  • 5 foreman — fore·man n pl fore·men: a male or female member of a jury who acts as the leader and speaks for the jury Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. foreman …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 FOREMAN (G.) — FOREMAN GEORGE (1949 ) Champion olympique des poids lourds en 1968, le boxeur américain George Foreman devient champion du monde professionnel de la même catégorie en 1973 en mettant K.O. son compatriote Joe Frazier dès la seconde reprise. Le 30… …

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  • 7 Foreman — Foreman, AR U.S. city in Arkansas Population (2000): 1125 Housing Units (2000): 566 Land area (2000): 1.960876 sq. miles (5.078645 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.010488 sq. miles (0.027163 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.971364 sq. miles (5.105808 sq …

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  • 8 Foreman, AR — U.S. city in Arkansas Population (2000): 1125 Housing Units (2000): 566 Land area (2000): 1.960876 sq. miles (5.078645 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.010488 sq. miles (0.027163 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.971364 sq. miles (5.105808 sq. km) FIPS… …

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  • 9 Foreman — Fore man, n.; pl. {Foremen}. The first or chief man; as: (a) The chief man of a jury, who acts as their speaker. (b) The chief of a set of hands employed in a shop, or on works of any kind, who superintends the rest; an overseer. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 Foreman — Nom anglais qu désigne en principe un porcher (ancien anglais for = cochon) …

    Noms de famille

  • 11 foreman — (n.) 1530s in the sense of principal juror; 1570s in the sense of principal workman; from FORE (Cf. fore ) + MAN (Cf. man) (n.). Earliest attested meaning (early 13c.) was a leader. In 17c., a slang word for penis …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 foreman — or foreperson The presiding member of a grand or petit jury, who speaks or answers for the jury. Person designated by employer management to direct work of employees; superintendent, overseer …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 13 foreman — or foreperson The presiding member of a grand or petit jury, who speaks or answers for the jury. Person designated by employer management to direct work of employees; superintendent, overseer …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 14 foreman — (or forewoman) ► NOUN 1) a worker who supervises other workers. 2) (in a law court) a person who presides over a jury and speaks on its behalf …

    English terms dictionary

  • 15 foreman — [fôr′mən] n. pl. foremen [fôr′mən] [orig., foremost man, leader] 1. the chairman and spokesman of a jury 2. a person in charge of a department or group of workers in a factory, mill, etc. foremanship n …

    English World dictionary

  • 16 Foreman —  Pour les articles homophones, voir Forman et Furman. Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Foreman peut désigner : Patronyme Foreman est un nom de famille notamment porté par  …

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  • 17 Foreman — I Foreman   [ fɔmən], George, amerikan. Boxer, * Marshall (Tex.) 10. 1. 1949; Olympiasieger im Schwergewicht 1968; als Profi Weltmeister 1973/74 und 1994 (WBA); 76 Profikämpfe (72 Siege). II Foreman   [ fɔmən], Richard, amerikanischer Dramatiker… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 18 foreman — [[t]fɔ͟ː(r)mən[/t]] foremen 1) N COUNT A foreman is a person, especially a man, in charge of a group of workers. He still visited the dairy daily, but left most of the business details to his manager and foreman. 2) N COUNT The foreman of a jury… …

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  • 19 Foreman — There are at least two origins for this very interesting surname which is generally accepted as being of Old English pre 7th century origins. The first and most likely is that it is job descriptive for the manager of a large farm or even an… …

    Surnames reference

  • 20 foreman — I foreman, forewoman (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. supervisor, superintendent, overseer, straw boss (inf.). See director. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. overseer, manager, supervisor, boss, superintendent, taskmaster, head, headman, shop… …

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