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Korean translation of “first”

first

adverb
 
/fɜːst/
A1 before everything or everyone else
맨 먼저
Jason came first in the race (= he won).
B1 before anything else
맨 먼저
First, make sure you have all the ingredients.
B1 for the first time
처음으로
I first met him last year.
at first B1 at the beginning of a situation or period of time
처음에는
I didn’t like her at first, but now we are friends.
first of all (also first off) B1 before doing anything else
무엇 보다도
First of all, I’d like to ask you a few questions.
(Definition of first adverb from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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