An example of front-load is someone opening a new restaurant and spending most of their business loan money on start up costs, not saving any money for expenses to come later.
Front-loaded the primaries so that most of them occur early rather than later in the election year.
We front-loaded the fees on the project.
We front-loaded the project with fees.
This is a front-load fund, with 4.5% coming off the top.
A new front-load washing machine uses less water than a top-load.
The front load on these mutual funds is a steep five percent.