primer

[ prim-er or, esp. British, prahy-mer ]SEE DEFINITION OF primer

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PRIMER

The primer, not the bayonet, should be relied upon to uphold the liberty of a nation.

There is 'The Raven,' the first primer, the multiplication table.

In such a room he had studied his primer and his Ray's Arithmetic.

She introduced a primer with small black illustrations which fascinated Susan.

Then, to stop this "erosion," the obturating (sealing) primer came into use.

No. 3, the man with the tube-pouch, got out his lanyard and hooked it to a primer.

But this morning he was at his desk copying from his Primer on to his slate.

But then he had been in the Primer Class from the beginning.

A primer of information about the processes of electrotyping and stereotyping.

A primer of information about words, their relations, and their uses.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR PRIMER

school book

nounbook for a course or class
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