An example of front is the part of the head with the eyes, nose and mouth on it.
An example of front used as an adjective is the phrase "front yard" which means the yard facing the street at someone's house.
The economic front.
The front lines; the front row; front property on Lake Tahoe.
A house that fronts the ocean.
Her property fronts on the highway.
Fronting for organized crime.
Toward the front of the book.
The home front, the political front.
A castle fronting on the sea.
Grim-visaged war hath smoothed his wrinkled front.
His front yet threatens, and his frowns command.
The front runner was thirty meters ahead of her nearest competitor.
An example of to front is for a house to look out on the ocean.
- In the most prominent position.
- (in or to) a central place at the front of a group or row.
- (in or into) any prominent or conspicuous position.
- Before; in a position ahead of.