The foremost side of something or the end that faces the direction it normally moves. (noun)
The side of a building with the main entrance. (noun)
A person or institution acting as the public face of some other, covert group. (noun)
The interface or transition zone between two airmasses of different density, often resulting in precipitation. Since the temperature distribution is the most important regulator of atmospheric density, a front almost invariably separates airmasses of different temperature. (noun)
An area where armies are engaged in conflict, especially the line of contact. (noun)
The lateral space occupied by an element measured from the extremity of one flank to the extremity of the other flank. (noun)
The direction of the enemy. (noun)
When a combat situation does not exist or is not assumed, the direction toward which the command is faced. (noun)
A major military subdivision of the Soviet Army. (noun)
An act, show, faÃ§ade, persona: an intentional and false impression of oneself. (noun)
a seafront or coastal promenade. (noun)
Located at or near the front. (adjective)
(phonetics) Of a vowel pronounced near the tip of the tongue. (adjective)
To face (on, to); to be pointed in a given direction. (verb)
To face, be opposite to. (verb)
To face up to, to meet head-on, to confront. (verb)
To adorn the front of; to have on the front. (verb)
To pronounce with the tongue in a front position. (verb)
To move (a word or clause) to the start of a sentence. (verb)
To act as a front (for); to cover (for). (verb)
To lead or be the spokesperson of (a campaign, organisation etc.). (verb)
To provide money or financial assistance in advance to. (verb)
To assume false or disingenuous appearances. (verb)
to appear before, as in to front court. (verb)
Examples of word front
From the inner side of the front crescent, a crescentic _front ridge_ passes inwards and backwards, and its inner face enlarges into a strong longitudinal fold or _pillar_.
From the inner side of the front crescent, a crescentic _front ridge_ passes inwards and backwards, and its inner face enlarges into a strong longitudinal fold or _pillar.
It will be observed that this movement of the French reserve along the whole front was the cause of five victories, neither of which had decisive results, _because the attacks were made in front_, and because, when the cities were relieved, the allied armies not being cut through, and the French reserve moving on to the different points in succession, none of the victories was pushed to its legitimate consequences.
The extent of the front occupied toward the enemy is called the _strategic front_.
In lefs central places, but in good ftreets, unfurnifhed houfes of twenty feet in front* two rooms and a light cloiet on a floor, may be. had for fixty or feventy. .guineas., a-year; and houfes of eighteen feet in front for forty or thirty guineas, according to the fituation and conveniences.