Definition of front desk
- We checked into the hotel at the front desk.
: external and often feigned appearance especially in the face of danger or adversity
: to have the front or principal side adjacent to something
: to act or serve as a cover or front (see 1front 7a) for something or someone
: to assume a fake or false personality to conceal one's true identity and character
: of, relating to, or situated at the front
: acting as a front
: articulated at or toward the front of the oral passage
: a table, frame, or case with a sloping or horizontal surface especially for writing and reading and often with drawers, compartments, and pigeonholes
: a reading table or lectern from which a liturgical service is read
: a table, counter, stand, or booth at which a person works
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