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first off

adverb as in before anything else


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Example Sentences

First-off we thought 'twas Lazarus coming back, but pretty soon we see 'twas a considerable smaller boat than his.

I sure did ride fast to locate you, but your daddy wanted me to be sure to tell you, first-off, not to git skeered.

But Stern, first-off, had wrenched a marble slab from the stairway.

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On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to first off, such as: firstly, first of all, first thing, foremost, immediately, and in the first place.

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