Pronunciation: (stôr'frunt", stōr'-),[key] —n. 1. the side of a store facing a street, usually containing display windows.
2. a store or other establishment that has frontage on a street or thoroughfare: After the fire the family took shelter temporarily in an abandoned storefront.
—adj. 1. of or pertaining to the frontage of a store, esp. the display windows: a storefront sign. 2. located or operating in a storelike area, room, or set of rooms fronting on a street: a storefront community center.