Definitions

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  • n. A person acting as the public face of some other, covert group.
  • n. striker, attacker, forward
  • n. The lead singer in a musical group

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a person used as a cover for some questionable activity

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Examples

  • Mal thought of a rumor he’d heard: that Mickey Cohen bought a piece of the LA Teamsters off of their East Coast front man — an ex-syndicate trigger looking for money to invest in Havana casinos.

    The Big Nowhere

  • Danny graduated last year and is now the front man for a rock band called Suck This that plays the coffee shop circuit around Northern Minnesota.

    Kiss It

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