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British English: /frʌnt/
American English: /frənt/

Translation of front in Italian:


  • 2 (furthest forward part)
    (of train, queue) testa (feminine)
    (of building) davanti (masculine)
    (of auditorium) prima fila (feminine)
    at the front of the line, procession
    in testa alla fila, alla processione
    at the front of the house to sit at the front of the class he pushed to the front of the crowd
    si portò in prima fila facendosi largo tra la folla
    face the front!
    guardate avanti!
    I'll sit in the front with the driver
    mi siedo davanti vicino all'autista
    there's room at the front of the coach
    c'è posto davanti sul pullman
    from front to back of the house
    per tutta la lunghezza della casa
    how long is the car from front to back?
    quanto è lunga l'automobile?
  • 10
    also: in front
    (ahead)who's in front? I'm 30 points in front
    ho 30 punti di vantaggio
    the Italian car is in front on the tenth lap
    l'automobile italiana è in testa al decimo giro
  • 11
    also: in front of
    davanti a
    sit, walk in front of me
    siediti, cammina davanti a me
    in front of the mirror, TV, house
    davanti allo specchio, alla televisione, alla casa
    (in the presence of) davanti a, di fronte a
    not in front of the children!
    non davanti ai bambini!

adjective attrib.

  • 2
    (furthest from rear) (tyre, wheel, paw, leg)
    anteriore, davanti
    (seat) (in cinema) in prima fila
    (in vehicle) davanti
    (carriage, coach)
    di testa
    in the front row
    in prima fila
    go and sit in the front seat
    vai a sederti davanti
    front panel (in car radio)
  • 3 (first)
    (racing car, horse)
    in testa

transitive verb

  • 1 (face)
    essere di fronte a, su
    (river, sea)
  • 2 [informal] (lead)
    essere a capo di, capeggiare (band, company, party)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (face)to front onto (British English) o , on (American English)
    (house, shop)
    guardare, dare su (main road)
    essere di fronte a, su (sea)
  • 2 (serve as a cover)to front for
    (person, organization)
    servire da copertura a (group)
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