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noun [countable] shirtfront pronunciation in British English /ˈʃɜː(r)tˌfrʌnt/
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    the front part of a man’s shirt
  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a term used in Australian Rules Football to describe a collision between two players, where one player is hit "front-on" by another player coming from the opposite direction

    Some famous shirtfronts of the modern era include Matthew Lloyd's bump on Brad Sewell in 2009.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 13/10/2014


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

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