front noun definition in Dishonest topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Dishonest topic
[singular] behaviour that is not genuine, done in order to hide your true feelings or opinions Rudeness is just a front for her shyness. It's not always easy to put on a brave front for the family. The prime minister stressed the need to present a united front (= show people that all members of the group have the same opinion about things).