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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The position of greatest importance or advancement; The part nearest the viewer.

Usage examples (39)
  • 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
  • He was in the forefront
  • In the forefront is Sam Reaves, an unassuming novelist of many accomplishments. for more
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