Usage examples for foreman

  1. The remark was heard in an envious undertone:-" And who will be foreman at three dollars a day? – Maria Chapdelaine A Tale of the Lake St. John Country by Louis Hemon
  2. " Then," returned the foreman of the Cross- Triangle grimly, " there would be a mighty good chance for trouble." – When A Man's A Man by Harold Bell Wright
  3. The only change will be in the foreman. – The Major by Ralph Connor
  4. " Some of 'em must have," the foreman went on. – The Curlytops at Uncle Frank's Ranch by Howard R. Garis
  5. Bert thought so himself, but he did as his father had suggested, and did not ask the foreman any more questions. – The Bobbsey Twins in the Great West by Laura Lee Hope
  6. " No, it isn't, I'm sorry to say," answered the foreman. – The Curlytops at Uncle Frank's Ranch by Howard R. Garis
  7. At least, I recognize your foreman." – The Desire of the Moth; and The Come On by Eugene Manlove Rhodes
  8. Yes, but that is not all; the jury retired to deliberate, and came out at length with a verdict of 'manslaughter, ' as the prisoner was 'a bad fellow, and had once stolen a saddle from the foreman. – The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II) by Charles James Lever
  9. " Maybe," answered the foreman, " but Andy will have something to live on, and that is more important." – The Shagganappi by E. Pauline Johnson
  10. The foreman does not seem to understand it, and is quite sure it is a failure. – Floyd Grandon's Honor by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  11. I've jest put him on as foreman of the outfit, an' while I'm at it I'll say thet you'll take orders from me an' not from him." – The Mysterious Rider by Zane Grey
  12. The foreman, smiling as if he had thought all this himself long ago, and was very pleased to hear it, did not really understand it at all. – Resurrection by Maude, Louise Shanks
  13. " He'd better hurry," murmured the foreman. – Tom Swift and his Giant Cannon or, The Longest Shots on Record by Victor Appleton
  14. 12, 897. Is it the foreman who gives the money to them? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  15. But your foreman disna' know his place, and he must be changed. – To Him That Hath A Novel Of The West Of Today by Ralph Connor
  16. My pappy wus de blacksmith an' foreman for Marse Paul, an' he blew de horn for de other niggahs to come in from de fiel' at night. – Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves, North Carolina Narratives, Part 2 by Work Projects Administration
  17. Having thus dismissed further responsibility in the matter, the foreman got up from the table and spoke to his men, who followed him outdoors to the day's work. – Every Man for Himself by Hopkins Moorhouse
  18. There were only two of them- the foreman and another. – Wanderers by Knut Hamsun
  19. Y'u can take me back and leave him out here with a guard, the foreman replied quickly. – Wyoming, a Story of the Outdoor West by William MacLeod Raine
  20. " It'll begin to look as if we were workin' some, when the logs begin to move out toward the river," declared the foreman. – Five Little Starrs in the Canadian Forest by Lillian Elizabeth Roy Elizabeth Colborne