Definition of frontman noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈfrʌntmæn//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈfrʌntmæn//
    (pl. frontmen
    BrE BrE//ˈfrʌntmen//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈfrʌntmen//
    TV people
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  1. 1a person who represents an organization and tries to make its activities seem acceptable to the public, although in fact they may be illegal He acted as a frontman for a drugs cartel.
  2. 2the leader of a group of musicians
  3. 3(British English) a person who presents a television programme See related entries: TV people
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: frontman