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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  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. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fronted  \Front"ed\,  a. 
  Formed  with  a  front;  drawn  up  in  line  ``Fronted  brigades.'' 
  --Milton. 




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