foremanship


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Related to foremanship: foremen

fore·man

 (fôr′mən)
n.
1. A man who serves as the leader of a work crew, as in a factory.
2. A man who chairs and speaks for a jury.

fore′man·ship′ n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.foremanship - the position of foreman
berth, billet, post, situation, position, office, place, spot - a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
References in classic literature ?
And you would," she flashed back at him, "if you'd take the foremanship.
April 1956: Modern Day Foremanship by Murray Leahey, manager, training department Ford Motor Company of Canada Ltd: "Certain studies have been made which indicate that Mr Average Worker wants his leader to possess the following characteristics:
In this context it needs to be pointed to the fact that the AKP government has gone through three phases that do not exactly correspond to Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoy-an's designation as "apprenticeship, foremanship, mastership" phases.