Meaning of “foreground” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “foreground” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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foregroundnoun [ C ]

us /ˈfɔrˌɡrɑʊnd, ˈfoʊr-/

art the things in a picture that seem nearest to you:

The children are in the foreground in front of our house.

(Definition of “foreground” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)