HyperDic: forefront

English > 2 senses of the word forefront:
NOUNlocationforefront, headthe part in the front or nearest the viewer
cognitionforefront, vanguard, cutting edgethe position of greatest importance or advancement
forefront > pronunciation
Soundsfao'rfrah.nt
Rhymesabandonment ... wonderment: 671 rhymes with ahnt...
English > forefront: 2 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningThe part in the front or nearest the viewer.
Example"he was in the forefront"
Synonymhead
Broaderfront, front end, forepartThe side that is forward or prominent
Spanishcabeza, frente, primera fila, primer plano, vanguardia
English > forefront: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningThe position of greatest importance or advancement; the leading position in any movement or field.
Examples
  • "the Cotswolds were once at the forefront of woollen manufacturing in England"
  • "the idea of motion was always to the forefront of his mind and central to his philosophy"
Synonymsvanguard, cutting edge
Broaderposition, view, perspectiveA way of regarding situations or topics etc.
Spanishvanguardia
Catalanavantguarda

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