Difference Between
versus

Front vs. Rear: Know the Difference

Shumaila Saeed
By Shumaila Saeed || Updated on December 25, 2023
Front refers to the foremost part or surface of something, while rear denotes the back part or end of something.
Front vs. Rear

Key Differences

Front is the part of something that faces forward or is used as the primary facing side, often associated with direction or position. The rear, conversely, refers to the backside or end of an object, typically opposite to the front.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023
In terms of location, the front is the area that first encounters an observer or direction of movement, like the front of a building. The rear is the area farthest from the observer or the last part encountered, like the back of a building.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023
Front can also indicate a position of leadership or prominence, as in being at the front of a movement. On the other hand, rear can imply support or less visibility, as in playing a role from the rear.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023
In a vehicle, the front refers to the area near the driver and the forward direction of travel. In contrast, the rear of a vehicle is towards the back, often associated with storage or less active roles.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023
In military terms, the front refers to the area where combat or main operations occur. The rear, in this context, denotes the area where support and logistics are situated, away from direct combat.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023
ADVERTISEMENT

Comparison Chart

Position

Foremost part or surface
Back part or end
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Direction

Facing forward or primary facing side
Opposite to the front, facing backward
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Role

Leadership, prominence
Support, less visibility
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Vehicle Reference

Area near the driver, forward travel
Back of the vehicle, often for storage
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Military Context

Area of combat or main operations
Area for support and logistics
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023
ADVERTISEMENT

Front and Rear Definitions

Front

Foremost part;
He stood at the front of the line.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Rear

Support role;
They provided assistance from the rear.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Front

Forward direction;
Keep your eyes on the front while driving.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Rear

A hind part.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

Main operations area in military;
The troops advanced to the front.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023
ADVERTISEMENT

Rear

The point or area farthest from the front
The rear of the hall.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The forward part or surface, as of a building.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

The part of a military deployment usually farthest from the fighting front.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The area, location, or position directly before or ahead.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

(Informal) The buttocks.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

A position of leadership or superiority.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

Of, at, or located in the rear.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The forehead or face, especially of a bird or other animal.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To care for (children or a child) during the early stages of life; bring up. See Usage Note at raise.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

Demeanor or bearing, especially in the presence of danger or difficulty.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To tend (growing plants or animals).
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

An outward, often feigned, appearance or manner
They put up a good front.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To build; erect.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

Land bordering a lake, river, or street.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

(Archaic) To lift upright; raise.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

A promenade along the water at a resort.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To rise on the hind legs, as a horse.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

A detachable part of a dress shirt covering the chest; a dickey.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To rise high in the air; tower.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The most forward line of a combat force.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

(transitive) To bring up to maturity, as offspring; to educate; to instruct; to foster.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The area of contact between opposing combat forces; a battlefront.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To breed and raise.
The family has been rearing cattle for 200 years.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(Meteorology) The interface between air masses of different temperatures or densities.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

(intransitive) To rise up on the hind legs
The horse was shocked, and thus reared.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

A field of activity
The economic front.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To get angry.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

A group or movement uniting various individuals or organizations for the achievement of a common purpose; a coalition.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

(intransitive) To rise high above, tower above.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

A nominal leader lacking in real authority; a figurehead.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To raise physically or metaphorically; to lift up; to cause to rise, to elevate.
The monster slowly reared its head.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

An apparently respectable person, group, or business used as a cover for secret or illegal activities.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To construct by building; to set up
To rear defenses or houses
To rear one government on the ruins of another.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The first part; the beginning.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To raise spiritually; to lift up; to elevate morally.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The face; the countenance.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To lift and take up.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

Of, relating to, aimed at, or located in the front
The front lines.
The front row.
Front property on Lake Tahoe.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To rouse; to strip up.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(Linguistics) Designating vowels produced at or toward the front of the oral cavity, such as the vowels of green and get.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To place in the rear; to secure the rear of.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To look out on; face
A house that fronts the ocean.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To sodomize perform anal sex
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To meet in opposition; confront.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

(transitive) To move; stir.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To provide a front for.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To carve.
Rear that goose!
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To serve as a front for.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

(regional, obsolete) To revive, bring to life, quicken. (only in the phrase, to rear to life)
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(Music) To lead (a group of musicians)
"Goodman ... became the first major white bandleader to front an integrated group" (Bill Barol).
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

Being behind, or in the hindmost part; hindmost
The rear rank of a company
Sit in the rear seats of a car
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(Informal) To provide before payment
"In ... personal liability suits, a lawyer is fronting both time and money" (Richard Faille).
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

(of eggs) Underdone; nearly raw.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(Linguistics) To move (a word or phrase) to the beginning of a clause or sentence, typically for emphasis or contrast.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

(of meats) Rare.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(Linguistics) To cause (a vowel) to be pronounced farther toward the front of the oral cavity.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

Early; soon
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To have a front; face onto something else
Her property fronts on the highway.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

The back or hindmost part; that which is behind, or last in order.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To provide an apparently respectable cover for secret or illegal activities
Fronting for organized crime.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

(military) Specifically, the part of an army or fleet which comes last, or is stationed behind the rest.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

Used by a desk clerk in a hotel to summon a bellhop.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

(anatomy) The buttocks or bottom.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The foremost side of something or the end that faces the direction it normally moves.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

Early; soon.
Then why does Cuddy leave his cot so rear?
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The side of a building with the main entrance.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

The back or hindmost part; that which is behind, or last in order; - opposed to front.
Nipped with the lagging rear of winter's frost.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

A field of activity.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

Specifically, the part of an army or fleet which comes last, or is stationed behind the rest.
When the fierce foe hung on our broken rear.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

A person or institution acting as the public face of some other, covert group.
Officially it's a dry-cleaning shop, but everyone knows it's a front for the mafia.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

Being behind, or in the hindmost part; hindmost; as, the rear rank of a company.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(meteorology) The interface or transition zone between two airmasses of different density, often resulting in precipitation. Since the temperature distribution is the most important regulator of atmospheric density, a front almost invariably separates airmasses of different temperature.
We need to take the clothes off the line. The news reported a front is coming in from the east, and we can expect heavy rain and maybe hail.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To place in the rear; to secure the rear of.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(military) An area where armies are engaged in conflict, especially the line of contact.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To raise; to lift up; to cause to rise, become erect, etc.; to elevate; as, to rear a monolith.
In adoration at his feet I fellSubmiss; he reared me.
It reareth our hearts from vain thoughts.
Mine [shall be] the first hand to rear her banner.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(military) The lateral space occupied by an element measured from the extremity of one flank to the extremity of the other flank.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To erect by building; to set up; to construct; as, to rear defenses or houses; to rear one government on the ruins of another.
One reared a font of stone.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(military) The direction of the enemy.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To lift and take up.
And having her from Trompart lightly reared,Upon his courser set the lovely load.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(military) When a combat situation does not exist or is not assumed, the direction toward which the command is faced.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To bring up to maturity, as young; to educate; to instruct; to foster; as, to rear offspring.
He wants a father to protect his youth,And rear him up to virtue.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(historical) A major military subdivision of the Soviet Army.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To breed and raise; as, to rear cattle.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(dated) Cheek; boldness; impudence.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To rouse; to stir up.
And seeks the tusky boar to rear.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(informal) An act, show, façade, persona: an intentional and false impression of oneself.
He says he likes hip-hop, but I think it's just a front.
You don't need to put on a front. Just be yourself.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

To rise up on the hind legs, as a horse; to become erect.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(historical) That which covers the foremost part of the head: a front piece of false hair worn by women.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

The back of a military formation or procession;
Infantrymen were in the rear
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The most conspicuous part.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

The side of an object that is opposite its front;
His room was toward the rear of the hotel
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The beginning.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

The part of something that is furthest from the normal viewer;
He stood at the back of the stage
It was hidden in the rear of the store
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(UK) A seafront or coastal promenade.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

The fleshy part of the human body that you sit on;
He deserves a good kick in the butt
Are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(obsolete) The forehead or brow, the part of the face above the eyes; sometimes, also, the whole face.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

The side that goes last or is not normally seen;
He wrote the date on the back of the photograph
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The bellhop whose turn it is to answer a client's call, which is often the word "front" used as an exclamation.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

Stand up on the hind legs, of quadrupeds;
The horse reared in terror
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

A grill jewellery worn on front teeth.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

Bring up;
Raise a family
Bring up children
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

Located at or near the front.
The front runner was thirty meters ahead of her nearest competitor.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

Rise up;
The building rose before them
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

Pronounced with the highest part of the body of the tongue toward the front of the mouth, near the hard palate (most often describing a vowel).
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

Cause to rise up
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

Closest or nearest, of a set of futures contracts which expire at particular times, or of the times they expire; typically, the front month or front year is the next calender month or year after the current one.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

Construct, build, or erect;
Raise a barn
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To face (on, to); to be pointed in a given direction.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

Located in or toward the back or rear;
The chair's rear legs
The rear door of the plane
On the rearward side
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(transitive) To face, be opposite to.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

Back part;
The garden is at the rear of the house.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Front

(transitive) To face up to, to meet head-on, to confront.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

End of something;
He sat in the rear of the auditorium.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Front

(transitive) To adorn with, at the front; to put on the front.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

Back of a vehicle;
Luggage is stored in the rear compartment.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Front

To pronounce with the tongue in a front position.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Rear

Logistics area in military;
Supplies were sent to the rear base.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Front

To move (a word or clause) to the start of a sentence (or series of adjectives, etc).
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To act as a front (for); to cover (for).
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(transitive) To lead or be the spokesperson of (a campaign, organisation etc.).
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(ambitransitive) Of an alter in dissociative identity disorder: to be the currently actively presenting member of (a system), in control of the patient's body.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To provide money or financial assistance in advance to.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To assume false or disingenuous appearances.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To deceive or attempt to deceive someone with false or disingenuous appearances (on).
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(transitive) To appear before.
To front court
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The forehead or brow, the part of the face above the eyes; sometimes, also, the whole face.
Bless'd with his father's front, his mother's tongue.
Grim-visaged war hath smoothed his wrinkled front.
His front yet threatens, and his frowns command.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The forehead, countenance, or personal presence, as expressive of character or temper, and especially, of boldness of disposition, sometimes of impudence; seeming; as, a bold front; a hardened front;
With smiling fronts encountering.
The inhabitants showed a bold front.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The part or surface of anything which seems to look out, or to be directed forward; the fore or forward part; the foremost rank; the van; - the opposite to back or rear; as, the front of a house; the front of an army.
Had he his hurts before?Ay, on the front.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

A position directly before the face of a person, or before the foremost part of a thing; as, in front of un person, of the troops, or of a house.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The most conspicuous part.
The very head and front of my offending.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

That which covers the foremost part of the head: a front piece of false hair worn by women.
Like any plain Miss Smith's, who wears s front.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The beginning.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

All the works along one side of the polygon inclosing the site which is fortified.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The middle of the upper part of the tongue, - the part of the tongue which is more or less raised toward the palate in the pronunciation of certain sounds, as the vowel i in machine, e in bed, and consonant y in you. See Guide to Pronunciation, 10.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The call boy whose turn it is to answer the call, which is often the word "front," used as an exclamation.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

Of or relating to the front or forward part; having a position in front; foremost; as, a front view.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To oppose face to face; to oppose directly; to meet in a hostile manner.
You four shall front them in the narrow lane.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To appear before; to meet.
[Enid] daily fronted himIn some fresh splendor.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To face toward; to have the front toward; to confront; as, the house fronts the street.
And then suddenly front the changed reality.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To stand opposed or opposite to, or over against as, his house fronts the church.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To adorn in front; to supply a front to; as, to front a house with marble; to front a head with laurel.
Yonder walls, that pertly front your town.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

To have or turn the face or front in any direction; as, the house fronts toward the east.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The immediate proximity of someone or something;
She blushed in his presence
He sensed the presence of danger
He was well behaved in front of company
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The side that is forward or prominent
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The side that is seen or that goes first
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

A sphere of activity involving effort;
The Japanese were active last week on the diplomatic front
They advertise on many different fronts
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The line along which opposing armies face each other
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

A group of people with a common ideology who try together to achieve certain general goals;
He was a charter member of the movement
Politicians have to respect a mass movement
He led the national liberation front
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

(meteorology) the atmospheric phenomenon created at the boundary between two different air masses
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

A person used as a cover for some questionable activity
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The outward appearance of a person;
He put up a bold front
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

The part of something that is nearest to the normal viewer;
He walked to the front of the stage
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

Be oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to;
The house looks north
My backyard look onto the pond
The building faces the park
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

Confront bodily;
Breast the storm
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

Relating to or located in the front;
The front lines
The front porch
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

Located anteriorly
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Oct 19, 2023

Front

Facing side;
The front of the house needs painting.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Front

Leadership position;
She led the project from the front.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Repeatedly Asked Queries

Can "rear" refer to the end of a group?

Yes, it can mean the last part of a group or line.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Can "front" refer to an attitude or appearance?

Yes, like putting on a brave front.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Is the "front" always the most important part?

Not necessarily, though it's often the most visible or prominent.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Does "rear" have a parental meaning?

Yes, as in rearing children.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Do all vehicles have a distinct rear?

Yes, the rear is the back part opposite the direction of travel.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Does "front" have a military connotation?

Yes, referring to the combat zone or area of conflict.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Can the rear of a property have a garden?

Yes, gardens are often located at the rear.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

What does "front" mean in a building?

It's the forward-facing part or facade of the building.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Is the front of a store typically where the entrance is?

Yes, the entrance is usually at the front.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Can "front" mean a deceptive appearance?

Yes, as in putting up a false front.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Can "rear" mean to raise or nurture?

Yes, especially in the context of upbringing.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Do some buildings have a decorative rear?

Yes, the rear can also be aesthetically designed.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Is the front yard typically more visible than the rear yard?

Generally, yes, the front yard is more visible to the public.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Is the rear of a boat called the stern?

Yes, the stern is the rear end of a boat.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Is the rear of a theater where the exits are located?

Typically, yes, exits are often at the rear.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Is the rear seat in a car less prestigious?

It can be seen as less active or controlling than the front seat.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Are front-line employees directly interacting with customers?

Yes, they typically engage directly with customers.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Can "front" be used in meteorology?

Yes, as in a weather front.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Does the rear of a car often hold the trunk?

Yes, the trunk is usually at the rear.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Can "front" indicate a façade or false show?

Yes, it can refer to a deceptive outward appearance.
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed
Dec 06, 2023

Share this page

Link for your blog / website
HTML
Link to share via messenger
About Author
Shumaila Saeed
Written by
Shumaila Saeed
Shumaila Saeed, an expert content creator with 6 years of experience, specializes in distilling complex topics into easily digestible comparisons, shining a light on the nuances that both inform and educate readers with clarity and accuracy.

Popular Comparisons

Trending Comparisons

FPTP vs. PRFPTP vs. PR
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
February 16, 2024
FPTP (First Past the Post) is a simple plurality voting system where the candidate with most votes wins; PR (Proportional Representation) allocates seats based on the proportion of votes each party receives.
Japanese Eyes vs. Chinese EyesJapanese Eyes vs. Chinese Eyes
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
December 25, 2023
Japanese Eyes and Chinese Eyes refer to linguistic structures in Japanese and Chinese respectively, each reflecting unique aspects of grammar and syntax.
Poster vs. InfographicPoster vs. Infographic
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
December 25, 2023
A Poster is a large printed image or notice for public display, while an Infographic is a visual representation of information or data.
Pulley vs. SheavePulley vs. Sheave
Hifza NasirHifza Nasir
April 4, 2024
A pulley is a wheel on an axle designed to support movement and change of direction of a taut cable, while a sheave is the wheel part of a pulley system that specifically interacts with the cable.
Extent vs. ScopeExtent vs. Scope
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
December 25, 2023
"Extent" refers to the degree or range something covers, while "Scope" relates to the breadth or range of coverage, influence, or effect.
2 Pole Motors vs. 4 Pole Motors2 Pole Motors vs. 4 Pole Motors
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
December 25, 2023
2 Pole Motors have one pair of magnetic poles and run at higher speeds, while 4 Pole Motors have two pairs of poles and operate at lower speeds, offering higher torque.
Login vs. LogonLogin vs. Logon
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
December 25, 2023
"Login" and "Logon" are often used interchangeably to describe the process of gaining access to a computer system, but "login" can also refer to the credentials used for access.
Poem vs. PoetryPoem vs. Poetry
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
December 25, 2023
A poem is a piece of writing that expresses ideas and emotions with a distinctive style and rhythm; poetry is the art form of writing such pieces.
Nuclear Family vs. Joint FamilyNuclear Family vs. Joint Family
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
January 9, 2024
Nuclear Family is a family unit consisting of parents and their children. Joint Family is a larger family structure comprising parents, children, and other relatives living together.
NM3 vs. M3NM3 vs. M3
Hifza NasirHifza Nasir
April 19, 2024
NM3 measures gas volume under Normal conditions (0°C and 1.01325 bar), while M3 measures volume under the conditions at which it is measured, without standard adjustment.
Vital Proteins Collagen vs. OrganikaVital Proteins Collagen vs. Organika
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
February 9, 2024
Vital Proteins Collagen is a brand offering collagen supplements for health and beauty, while Organika is a broader health and wellness brand with diverse products including collagen.
Data Roaming vs. Cellular DataData Roaming vs. Cellular Data
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
December 25, 2023
Data Roaming allows usage of mobile network services outside of the home network area, while Cellular Data is using mobile services within the home network.
Slazenger Logo vs. Puma LogoSlazenger Logo vs. Puma Logo
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
February 15, 2024
The Slazenger logo features a panther, symbolizing agility and tradition, while the Puma logo depicts a leaping puma, representing speed and strength.
Catapult vs. TrebuchetCatapult vs. Trebuchet
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
January 4, 2024
A catapult is a ballistic device using tension or torsion to launch projectiles, while a trebuchet is a type of catapult using a counterweight for greater force and distance.
Pycharm Community vs. Pycharm ProPycharm Community vs. Pycharm Pro
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
February 4, 2024
PyCharm Community is a free, open-source IDE for Python development, while PyCharm Pro is a paid version with additional advanced features like web development support and database tools.
Fluid vs. LiquidFluid vs. Liquid
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
February 13, 2024
Fluids encompass all substances that flow (including gases and liquids), while liquids specifically refer to fluids with a definite volume but no fixed shape, adapting to their container.
Gorilla Glass 3 vs. Gorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 3 vs. Gorilla Glass 5
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
January 1, 2024
Gorilla Glass 3 offers improved scratch resistance and durability compared to its predecessors, while Gorilla Glass 5 focuses on enhanced drop protection and toughness.
5'11" vs. 6'0"5’11” vs. 6’0″
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
February 4, 2024
The difference between 5'11" and 6'0" is one inch, with 5'11" being 71 inches and 6'0" being 72 inches tall.
DDR3 vs. DDR3LDDR3 vs. DDR3L
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
January 29, 2024
DDR3 is a type of RAM with standard voltage (1.5V), while DDR3L is a low voltage variant (1.35V) compatible with both 1.5V and 1.35V slots.
PPM vs. PPMVPPM vs. PPMV
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
February 10, 2024
PPM (parts per million) measures the concentration of one substance within a million parts of another. PPMV (parts per million by volume) expresses gas concentration as volume per million volumes of air.
NDM vs. FTPNDM vs. FTP
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
February 15, 2024
NDM (Network Data Mover) automates and secures data transfers across networks, while FTP (File Transfer Protocol) is a standard network protocol for transferring files between computers.
Traditional Trade vs. Modern TradeTraditional Trade vs. Modern Trade
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
December 25, 2023
Traditional trade involves local, small-scale, often personalized commerce; modern trade is characterized by large-scale, technology-driven, and impersonal retail environments.
Crane vs. HeronCrane vs. Heron
Shumaila SaeedShumaila Saeed
June 24, 2024
Cranes are large, long-legged and long-necked birds known for their elaborate dances, while herons are typically more solitary, stealth hunters with a distinctive S-shaped neck.
Explain vs. DefineExplain vs. Define
Dua FatimaDua Fatima
June 22, 2024
Explaining involves detailing or clarifying a concept, often including context and examples, whereas defining means stating the exact meaning of a word or phrase, typically in a concise manner.

Featured Comparisons

New Comparisons