Translation of "first" - English-Korean dictionary

first

adverb uk /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.

(Translation of “first adverb” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)