[joo r-ee-muh n]

noun, plural ju·ry·men.

a juror.

Origin of juryman

First recorded in 1570–80; jury1 + man1

Usage note

See -man.
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Related Words for juryman

peer, juryman, hearer, jurywoman

Examples from the Web for juryman

Historical Examples of juryman

  • This repetition was in a loud voice, so that any juryman dull of hearing might catch it.

    The Underdog

    F. Hopkinson Smith

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

  • Not one juryman in a million would have believed in the Manderson plot.'

    Trent's Last Case

    E.C. (Edmund Clerihew) Bentley

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

  • "I should like to ask Mr. Harwell a question," said a juryman who had not yet spoken.

    The Leavenworth Case

    Anna Katherine Green

British Dictionary definitions for juryman


noun plural -men

a member of a jury, esp a man
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