Definition of home front noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


home front

BrE BrE//ˌhəʊm ˈfrʌnt//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌhoʊm ˈfrʌnt//
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  • the people who do not go to fight in a war but who stay in a country to work
  • Idioms happening at home, or in your own country On the home front, it’s been a busy year for the President.
    See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: home front