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verb front pronunciation in American English /frʌnt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyfront
he/she/itfronts
present participlefronting
past tensefronted
past participlefronted
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] if an area or building fronts something or fronts on or onto it, it has that thing at the front of it

    The theater is housed in a large building fronting Canning Street.

    The estate fronts onto the bay.

    1. a.
      [transitive] to be in front of something

      A spacious forecourt fronts the handsome house.

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