[fawr-fruhnt, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌfrʌnt, ˈfoʊr-/

the foremost part or place.
the position of greatest importance or prominence:
in the forefront of today’s writers.
the extreme front
the position of most prominence, responsibility, or action

late 15c., a Germanic-Latin hybrid, from fore- + front (n.). Originally of buildings; the main modern sense is from military meaning “front rank of an army” (1510s).


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