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1. porch

noun. ['ˈpɔrtʃ'] a structure attached to the exterior of a building often forming a covered entrance.

Synonyms

  • deck
  • structure
  • stoop
  • front porch
  • stoep
  • portico
  • veranda
  • construction
  • gallery
  • back porch
  • verandah

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • disassembly
  • misconstruction

Etymology

  • porche (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Front Porch

  • scorch
  • torch
  • foertsch
  • dortch

Example sentences of the word front-porch


1. Noun Phrase
Outdoor amenities include a fire pit and barbecue grill and a full-length front porch overlooks a secluded valley.

2. Noun Phrase
A spooky face back lit by flickering candlelight adds a little extra Halloween magic to your front porch.

2. front

noun. ['ˈfrʌnt'] the side that is forward or prominent.

Synonyms

  • head
  • face
  • side
  • forepart
  • front end

Antonyms

  • ascent
  • natural depression
  • reverse
  • starboard

Etymology

  • front (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. front

adjective. ['ˈfrʌnt'] relating to or located in the front.

Synonyms

  • anterior
  • head-on
  • frontmost
  • foremost
  • first
  • fore
  • frontal
  • advanced
  • advance

Antonyms

  • aft
  • back
  • posterior
  • alignment

Etymology

  • front (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. front

noun. ['ˈfrʌnt'] the line along which opposing armies face each other.

Synonyms

  • field
  • front line
  • line
  • field of honor
  • battleground
  • battlefield
  • battlefront

Antonyms

  • obverse
  • top
  • bottom
  • backward

Etymology

  • front (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. front

noun. ['ˈfrʌnt'] the outward appearance of a person.

Antonyms

  • proportional font

Etymology

  • front (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. front

verb. ['ˈfrʌnt'] confront bodily.

Synonyms

  • face
  • confront

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • demote
  • fall back

Etymology

  • front (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. front

noun. ['ˈfrʌnt'] the side that is seen or that goes first.

Synonyms

  • nose cone
  • storefront
  • frontispiece
  • nose
  • face
  • side
  • fore
  • shopfront
  • frontal
  • bow
  • shirtfront
  • frontage
  • stem
  • prow
  • facade

Antonyms

  • closing
  • opening
  • retreat
  • pull

Etymology

  • front (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. front

verb. ['ˈfrʌnt'] be oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to.

Synonyms

  • confront
  • lie
  • look

Antonyms

  • regress
  • worsen
  • wane
  • decrease

Etymology

  • front (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. front

noun. ['ˈfrʌnt'] a person used as a cover for some questionable activity.

Synonyms

  • straw man
  • figurehead
  • trickster
  • cheat
  • slicker
  • beguiler
  • front man
  • strawman
  • cheater
  • nominal head

Antonyms

  • unoriginal
  • late
  • middle
  • secondary

Etymology

  • front (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. front

noun. ['ˈfrʌnt'] a group of people with a common ideology who try together to achieve certain general goals.

Synonyms

  • falun gong
  • social group
  • Free French
  • Fighting French
  • movement
  • artistic movement
  • art movement
  • religious movement
  • Zionist movement
  • reform movement
  • Boy Scouts
  • ecumenism
  • oecumenism
  • common front
  • political movement
  • Zionism
  • Civil Rights movement
  • cultural movement

Antonyms

  • windward
  • avoid
  • uncover
  • descent

Etymology

  • front (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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