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first

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  • adjearliest in order
  • adjhighest in importance
  • advat the beginning
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Synonyms for first

adj earliest in order
  • early
  • aboriginal
  • antecedent
  • anterior
  • basic
  • beginning
  • cardinal
  • front
  • fundamental
  • head
  • inaugural
  • initial
  • key
  • leading
  • least
  • opening
  • original
  • pioneer
  • premier
  • primary
  • prime
  • primitive
  • ahead
  • elementary
  • first off
  • headmost
  • in the beginning
  • inceptive
  • incipient
  • introductory
  • lead off
  • number one
  • numero uno
  • primeval
  • primogenial
  • primordial
  • pristine
  • right up front
  • rudimentary
  • slightest
  • smallest

Antonyms for first

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to first

aboriginal

adjective. belonging to one, existing in a place since prehistory
  • ancient
  • earliest
  • endemic
  • first
  • indigenous
  • native
  • original
  • primary
  • primeval
  • primitive
  • primordial

advance

adjective. ahead in position or time

advanced

adjective. ahead in position, time, manner

ahead

adverb. in front or advance of

alpha

noun. beginning

arch

adjective. principal, superior
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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