Synonyms for firstly

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Firstly, I ask what shall we do if reason prove recalcitrant?

There is firstly that obtrusive militarism from which we cannot for a moment escape.

Firstly, to observe that the Inquest was not held in that place, but at some distance off.

Firstly there is the witness of that ecstasy of mood of which we have spoken.

Firstly, because he cares for physical adventure, just as you do.

Perhaps I may spare you the secondly,—the firstly is more than enough for me.

Firstly, the telling of a fortune, and this is to pen dukkerin or pen durkerin.

Firstly, if Anna married Gilbert she would be near her all her life.

Firstly, I still dare to haunt the forecourts of philosophy.

Firstly, brave that we may inspire them, with courage when their hearts are weary.

WORD ORIGIN

1530s, but never a common word (simple first usually serving its place), from first + -ly (2).

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