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Definition:

  1. [noun] the immediate proximity of someone or something; "she blushed in his presence"; "he sensed the presence of danger"; "he was well behaved in front of company"
    Synonyms: presence

  2. [noun] the side that is forward or prominent
    Synonyms: end, forepart

  3. [noun] the side that is seen or that goes first

  4. [noun] a sphere of activity involving effort; "the Japanese were active last week on the diplomatic front"; "they advertise on many different fronts"

  5. [noun] the line along which opposing armies face each other
    Synonyms: battle line

  6. [noun] a group of people with a common ideology who try together to achieve certain general goals; "he was a charter member of the movement"; "politicians have to respect a mass movement"; "he led the national liberation front"
    Synonyms: movement, social movement

  7. [noun] (meteorology) the atmospheric phenomenon created at the boundary between two different air masses

  8. [noun] a person used as a cover for some questionable activity
    Synonyms: man, figurehead, nominal head, straw man, strawman

  9. [noun] the outward appearance of a person; "he put up a bold front"

  10. [noun] the part of something that is nearest to the normal viewer; "he walked to the front of the stage"

  11. [verb] be oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to; "The house looks north"; "My backyard look onto the pond"; "The building faces the park"
    Synonyms: look, face

  12. [verb] confront bodily; "breast the storm"
    Synonyms: breast

  13. [adjective] relating to or located in the front; "the front lines"; "the front porch"

  14. [adjective] located anteriorly
    Synonyms: fore

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