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adjective [only before noun] front pronunciation in British English /frʌnt/
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  1. 1
    at, in, or on the front of something
    You can go and play in the front garden.
    A tall woman in the front row was blocking my view.
    Stephen was still sitting in the front seat of the car.
    I’ve broken one of my front teeth.
    front legs/paws
  2. 2
    playing near the other teams goal and trying to score in a sport such as football
    the front two/three: The midfield players aren’t giving enough support to the front two.
  3. 3
    intended to hide an illegal or secret activity
    Arms exports were conducted secretly using front companies.


a meal served in the evening which consists of foods traditionally eaten at breakfast

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