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[joo r-ee-muh n] /ˈdʒʊər i mən/
noun, plural jurymen.
a juror.
Origin of juryman
First recorded in 1570-80; jury1 + man1
Usage note
See -man. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • "Did you hear Mr. Huxham moving about," questioned a juryman, timidly.

    The Solitary Farm Fergus Hume
  • Not one juryman in a million would have believed in the Manderson plot.'

    Trent's Last Case E.C. (Edmund Clerihew) Bentley
  • Every juryman looked at the Judge, to see if the state of his eye was clear and in keeping with this grave injunction.

  • He had supposed the request to see the box came from a juryman.

  • By a juryman: I do not say the cuts could not have been made by a right-handed person.

    The Big Bow Mystery I. Zangwill
  • "Now I think you are agreed with me that we must let the juryman know this at once," said the father.

  • The juryman grumbled a little, but subsided, and the sharp eyes of the reporters at the tables looked disappointed.

    The Crime Club William Holt-White
  • A number of the juryman's relatives from a distance had also arrived.

  • "It is bad news that Gudmund brings with him," said the juryman.

  • Soon they were all standing in the little room which the juryman used as his study.

British Dictionary definitions for juryman


noun (pl) -men
a member of a jury, esp a man
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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