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The opposite of arrière?

Dzoan

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1 September 2017

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The opposite of arrière?

So if devant is the opposite of derrière, what is the opposite of arrière?

This relates to:
After / before versus in front of / behind (prepositions of time and place) -

Ron

Kwiziq community member

1 September 2017

1/09/17

Bonjour Dzoan,
I had to look this one up in the Collins-Robert Dictionnaire to ensure what I was thinking was, indeed, the antonym of arrière. There are two possibilities listed:
avant
devant
So dependent of the context of how the word would be used, it could be either.
Bonne chance.

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