home front ExamplesWord Origin noun
- the civilian sector of a nation at war when its armed forces are in combat abroad.
Origin of home front First recorded in 1915–20 Related formshome-front, adjective Examples from the Web for home front Contemporary Examples of home front
Lacking a political approach with respect to Hamas, Israel has invested in defending its home-front while boosting deterrence.
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Historical Examples of home front
Even so, the unprecedented series of catastrophes on the home-front of America overshadows everything.
Word Origin and History for home front n.
also homefront, by 1917, from(n.) + (n.) in the military sense. A term from World War I.