Definition of frontman in English:

frontman

Line breaks: front|man
Pronunciation: /ˈfrʌntman
 
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noun (plural frontmen)

1The lead singer of a pop or rock group.
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  • The latter can be overbearing, it's true, but that's a central function of rock frontmen.
  • The problem with these two roles is that the requirements of a frontman decisively separate the singer from the other band members.
  • The flamboyant frontman of rock group Queen will be remembered at the concert at The Barbican in York on Saturday November 24.
1.1British A presenter of a television programme.
2A person who represents an organization and works to make its image more appealing to the public: Harry wanted Teddy to act as the respectable frontman for his business interests
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  • They take an edgy trip right into the battlezone being created by the phone market, as a cast of warlords, guerillas, kidnappers and shady frontmen for European companies tussle for control of the colton trade.
3(In soccer) a forward or attacker: once again, Wigan’s frontmen failed to take their chances

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