noun, plural fore·wom·en.
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"Only to a very moderate extent," replied the forewoman precisely.Love at Paddington|W. Pett Ridge
The friend probably will be willing to speak to the foreman or forewoman about the girl's employment.The Canadian Girl at Work|Marjory MacMurchy
She had entirely overlooked her job as forewoman of her own establishment!How To Write Special Feature Articles|Willard Grosvenor Bleyer
The forewoman in the book-folding department said that time hands got 4d.Women in the Printing Trades.|Various
After Mrs. Bird had started me she was obliged to go to her home, so I advertised for a forewoman.Sixty Years of California Song|Margaret Blake-Alverson