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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 team’s 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. 4
    linguistics a front vowel is made in the front part of your mouth


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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