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Definitions for first

  • adverb - before anything else; "first we must consider the garter snake"
  • adverb - the initial time; "when Felix first saw a garter snake"
  • adjective - ranking above all others; "was first in her class"; "the foremost figure among marine artists"; "the top graduate"
  • adverb - prominently forward; "he put his best foot foremost"
  • adverb - before another in time
  • noun - the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed at first of the bases in the infield (counting counterclockwise from home plate)
  • adjective - serving to begin; "the beginning canto of the poem"; "the first verse"
  • adjective - serving to set in motion; "the magazine's inaugural issue"; "the initiative phase in the negotiations"; "an initiatory step toward a treaty"; "his first (or maiden) speech in Congress"; "the liner's maiden voyage"
  • adjective - preceding all others in time or space or degree; "the first house on the right"; "the first day of spring"; "his first political race"; "her first baby"; "the first time"; "the first meetings of the new party"; "the first phase of his training"
  • adjective - highest in pitch or chief among parts or voices or instruments or orchestra sections; "first soprano"; "the first violin section"; "played first horn"
  • adjective - indicating the beginning unit in a series
  • noun - the lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle; used to start a car moving
  • noun - an honours degree of the highest class
  • noun - the first element in a countable series; "the first of the month"
  • noun - the first or highest in an ordering or series; "He wanted to be the first"
  • noun - the time at which something is supposed to begin; "they got an early start"; "she knew from the get-go that he was the man for her"
  • Pronounciation of first

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    Synonyms for first

    inaugural 1st world-class initiative initiatory beginning maiden firstly for the first time foremost first of all first off first-class honours degree outset starting time first gear number one get-go showtime first base low gear number 1 start offset low commencement kickoff

    Antonyms for first

    last second

    Holonyms for first

    baseball team

    Hyponyms for first

    double first incipience former terminus a quo birth starting point incipiency threshold

    Hypernyms for first

    position honours degree rank gear ordinal number point gear mechanism ordinal point in time honours no.

    Meronyms for first

    No meronyms found for first.