front and center


: in or to the forefront of activity or consideration

Examples of front and center in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Springer is like a stunt man put out front and center to take the punishment. Eric Sondheimer, Los Angeles Times, 12 May 2024 In a time when many European ski resorts are grappling with climate change, Bad Gastein has redefined itself as a winter sports destination where art is front and center. Gisela Williams, Travel + Leisure, 12 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for front and center 

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Word History

First Known Use

1951, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of front and center was in 1951

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“Front and center.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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