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Fronting Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Front \Front\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Fronted; p. pr. & vb. n. Fronting.]
  1. To oppose face to face; to oppose directly; to meet in a hostile manner. You four shall front them in the narrow lane. --Shak.
  2. To appear before; to meet. [Enid] daily fronted him In some fresh splendor. --Tennyson.
  3. To face toward; to have the front toward; to confront; as, the house fronts the street. And then suddenly front the changed reality. --J. Morley.
  4. To stand opposed or opposite to, or over against as, his house fronts the church.
  5. To adorn in front; to supply a front to; as, to front a house with marble; to front a head with laurel. Yonder walls, that pertly front your town. --Shak.
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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Fronting'

  • Th-fronting: Th-fronting refers to the pronunciation of the English "th" as "f" or "v". When th-fronting is applied, /θ/ becomes /f/ (for example, ...

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  • Fronting Motion to Open at Esther Klein Gallery: Internet-based Artwork Contrasts Speed of Travel
    Fronting Motion, an internet-based artwork by PolakVanBekkum, will be on display at the University City Science Center’s Esther Klein Gallery July 18 – August 16, 2014. (PRWeb July 14, 2014) Read the full story at Read more on this news related to 'Fronting'
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  • 'Rush': Tom Ellis On Playing Private Doc
    British actor Tom Ellis heads to USA on Thursday night, fronting "Rush," the story of a rogue doctor in Los Angeles. "I feel very privileged to be where I am right now," Tom told , after USA flew us up to the show's Vancouver set late last month, where they made us their guests. In the show's opening sequence, Tom Read more on this news related to 'Fronting'

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