Meaning of united front in English:

united front

Pronunciation /jʊˌnʌɪtɪd ˈfrʌnt/


  • 1An appearance or show of unity; a group of people united in a common cause and presenting such a show of unity.

    In early use probably not a fixed collocation.

  • 2Chiefly with capital initials. (The name of) any of various, especially communist, alliances or coalitions; specifically = "Popular Front".


Early 19th century; earliest use found in Literary Panorama. From united + front.