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front line
American English: /ˈˌfrənt ˈˌlaɪn/

Translation of front line in French:


  • 1 (Military) troops in (British English) ou on (American English) the front line
    les troupes du front
  • 2
    also: front-line
    before n (Military)
    (troops, units)
    de front
    (aircraft, positions)
    de première ligne
  • 3 [figurative] (exposed position)
    première ligne (f)
    to be in (British English) ou on (American English) the front line I don't want to be in the front line when the complaints start
    je ne veux pas que ce soit à moi que l'on vienne se plaindre
  • 4
    also: front-line
    before n (Politics)
    proche des combats
    (country, state)
    frontalier/-ière avec un État en guerre
  • 5 (Sport) (in rugby) the front line
    les avants (mpl) première ligne
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