Translation of "first" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

first

noun (THING OR PERSON) 事物或人 uk us /ˈfɜːst/ US  /ˈfɝːst/

[ S ] the first person or thing to do or be something, or the first person or thing mentioned

第一个人或事
[ + to infinitive ] She was one of the first to arrive. 她是第一批抵达的。
He is the first (= very willing) to admit that much of his success is due to his good looks. 他非常愿意承认,他的成功很大程度上归功于他帅气的外表。
Tonight sees the first of three documentaries about cancer. 今晚播放有关癌症的三部纪录片中的第一部。
from the (very) first

from the beginning

从一开始
I've opposed the proposal from the very first. 我从一开始就反对那项提议。

(Translation of “first noun (THING OR PERSON)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)