at/in the forefront

idiom

: in a leading position
Their company is at/in the forefront of research in this area.

Examples of at/in the forefront in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Following the Civil War, Louisiana was at the forefront of national-level political improvements for Black Americans, setting a precedent that contributed to the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964. Mizani Ball, Essence, 10 July 2024 The fresh wave of regulations puts Massachusetts at the forefront of a global movement. Mckenzie Beard, Washington Post, 10 July 2024 Ultimately, the Wimbledon Park Project hopes to ensure that Wimbledon remains at the forefront of Grand Slams and other global tennis tournaments and even though there are still a few steps to go, Wimbledon officials are quietly hopeful about the future of the grounds. Jon Haworth, ABC News, 10 July 2024 Questions about the nature of Cannard's visits were at the forefront of a White House news conference on Monday, when News correspondent Ed O'Keefe sparred with White House Press Secretary and demanded further details. Aila Slisco, Newsweek, 9 July 2024 See all Example Sentences for at/in the forefront 

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“At/in the forefront.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/at%2Fin%20the%20forefront. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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