front-load Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “front-load” in the English Dictionary

"front-load" in Business English

See all translations

front-loadverb [T]

uk   us   FINANCE
to put or have more payments, charges, activities, etc. close to the beginning of a period: The training programme is front-loaded so that you begin to acquire knowledge and skills right at the start. In this type of agreement, the interest on the loan is front-loaded, and at first you will not be paying off much of the capital sum.
front-loading
noun [U]
The front-loading of management fees makes early repayment of a debt less attractive financially.
(Definition of front-load from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of front-load?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“front-load” in Business English

More meanings of “front-load”

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

biodegrade

to decay naturally and in a way that is not harmful

Word of the Day

decision fatigue noun
decision fatigue noun
May 30, 2016
a decreased ability to make decisions as a result of having too many decisions to make Our brains have a finite number of decisions they can make before they get depleted and become less discerning – so this is called decision fatigue.

Read More