front up

verb informal

(tr) to pay (money) at the beginning of a business arrangement
to give one's best effort, esp in a physical contestwe have to front up in the scrum if we want to beat the All Blacks

Nearby words

  1. front range,
  2. front room,
  3. front row,
  4. front royal,
  5. front runner,
  6. front walkover,
  7. front-drive,
  8. front-end,
  9. front-end load,
  10. front-end loader

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