the main entrance to a house or other building, usually facing a street.
Informal. anything offering the best, most direct, or most straightforward approach to a place, situation, objective, etc.
the main entrance to a house
an open legitimate means of obtaining a job, position, etc: to get in by the front door
[fruhnt-drahyv] /ˈfrʌntˌdraɪv/ adjective 1. (of an automotive vehicle) having . noun 2. .
/French frɔ̃tnak (e palyo)/ noun 1. Comte de (kɔ̃t də). title of Louis de Buade. 1620–98, governor of New France (1672–82; 1689–98)
- Frontenac et Palluau
[fron-tuh-nak ey pal-yoo-oh; French frawntuh-nak ey pa-ly-woh] /ˈfrɒn təˌnæk eɪ ˌpæl yuˈoʊ; French frɔntəˈnak eɪ pa lüˈwoʊ/ noun 1. Comte de (Louis de Buade) 1620?–98, French governor of New France 1672–82, 1689–98.
adjective 1. (of money, costs, etc) required or incurred in advance of a project in order to get it under way