home front for learners of American EnglishPowered by COBUILD
singular noun [theN]
If something is happening on thehomefront, it is happening within the country where you live. ⇒ The Democrats are trying desperately to change the subject to the home front, to talk about domestic issues.
It had always been made clear to Schwede by the authorities that he was a man whose services were indispensable on the home front.Townsend, Eileen IN LOVE AND WARThose two and Stoop are the fiercest troops we have, but they fight much better on their own home front than in any other place.Hocke, Martin THE ANCIENT AND SOLITARY REIGN