Phrasal Verbs with 'Front'

Front for

Represent someone, especially when covering illegal or wrongful activities

Example: The solicitor FRONTS FOR a number of criminal gangs.

Front off

Confront someone and let them know you are prepared to fight

Example: The two guys FRONTED each other OFF, but someone managed to calm them down before it got out of hand.

Front onto

Face (of a building)

Example: My house FRONTS ONTO the main square.

Front out

Face up to someone, withstand criticism

Example: He accused her of lying, but she FRONTED him OUT

Front up

Appear somewhere for a short time

Example: I hate these occasions, but I'll FRONT UP for the first half.

Front up

Advance cash for something

Example: She FRONTED UP the money we needed.