Fronton definition

frŏntŏn, frōn-tōn
An arena for jai alai.
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A building containing a jai alai court or courts.
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A two-walled or single-walled court used as a playing area for Basque pelota.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
fronton
Plural:
frontons

Origin of fronton

  • Spanish frontón wall, fronton augmentative of frente forehead, face from Old Spanish fruente from Latin frōns front-

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition