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English definition of “first things first”
first things first
›more important things should be done or considered before other things: First things first – was anyone hurt?Note: Used to tell someone what you intend to do first or what you think is most important.
Most of us talk about our jobs. We tell our family and friends interesting or funny things that have happened in the workplace (=room where we do our job), we describe – and sometimes complain about – our bosses and colleagues and when we meet someone for the first time, we tell