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What does "front me" mean? #1 (permalink) Tue Oct 04, 2011 13:04 pm   What does "front me" mean?
 

English Language Proficiency Tests, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #800 "21st Century Slang (2)", question 10

Can you ......... me $20 bucks until I get paid next week? I really need you to lend me this money.

(a) flake
(b) tax
(c) mark
(d) front

English Language Proficiency Tests, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #800 "21st Century Slang (2)", answer 10

Can you front me $20 bucks until I get paid next week? I really need you to lend me this money.

Correct answer: (d) front

Your answer was: incorrect
Can you tax me $20 bucks until I get paid next week? I really need you to lend me this money.
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What does "front me" mean? #2 (permalink) Tue Oct 04, 2011 20:47 pm   What does "front me" mean?
 

'provide an advance payment of some amount to someone' -- http://idioms.thefreedictionary.com/front
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What does "front me" mean? #3 (permalink) Wed Oct 05, 2011 0:52 am   What does "front me" mean?
 

Hello Cristina,
Thank you so much for your explanation, I really appreciate that.
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