foreperson

[ fawr-pur-suh n, fohr- ]
/ ˈfɔrˌpɜr sən, ˈfoʊr- /

noun

a foreman or forewoman.

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Origin of foreperson

usage note for foreperson

See -person.
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  • It took them half the day to deliberate, but they said most of the time was spent choosing a foreperson.

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