Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Upfront"

The meaning of "Upfront" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does upfront mean?
A: To be honest with someone
Q: What does ill be upfront about this mean?
A: frank...
Q: What does it requires an upfront financial investment mean?
A: you have to put all the money in first, before you start making money from your investment.
Q: What does upfront mean?
A: he was upfront about the situation. (he was honest)

he made the payment upfront. (he paid straight away)
Q: What does upfront hit mean?
A: Big upfront hit in this case means "a lot of money to pay right at the beginning, even before you make the final rental agreement. "

Example sentences using "Upfront"

Q: Please show me example sentences with upfront.
A: "Can I pay for this up front?"---Can I pay for this in advance?

"The house has a pool out back and a large sliding door up front."---
The sliding door is near the front of the house.
Q: Please show me example sentences with upfront.
A: I’m going to be upfront, I can’t think of any examples right now; I just woke up.
Q: Please show me example sentences with Can you help me to clarify "upfront" , " cheap out" and "eat wings" . thanks alot.
A: Upfront means to be direct.
Example: “I wish you were upfront about what you want to say.”

Cheap out means to be frugal, though I’ve never heard it used before.
Example: “We cheap out on supplies so the projects aren’t so great.”

Eating wings, I assume you mean chicken wings? I’m unsure.

Synonyms of "Upfront" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between upfront and obvious ?
Q: What is the difference between #1 We'll pay you half upfront and the other half when you've finished the job and #2 We'll pay you half upfront and the other half when you finish the job ?
A: really no difference. the second one is just in present tense but they mean the same thing
Q: What is the difference between "upfront" and "forward" ?
A: upfront is used to tell your true feelings.
Being forward can perhaps be used as a assertive or direct response to someone.
Q: What is the difference between upfront and honest ?
A: Upfront means you are blunt. You immediately get to your point. Whereas you can take forever to say something and still be honest. Both words mean you tell the truth.

Other questions about "Upfront"

Q: What does upfront effort mean?
A: "upfront" effort means that you put forth effort and it showed. for example, if you were very bad at something yet you tried you showed "upfront effort"
Q: We'll pay you half upfront and the other half when you've finished the job.
does this sound natural?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: There will be an upfront fee of 4% does this sound natural?
A: An alternative way of saying it would be "There will be a 4% upfront fee of (how much the 4% fee is)."

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