Translation of "priority" - English-Spanish dictionary

priority

noun uk /praɪˈɒr·ə·ti/ us /prɑɪˈɔr·ə·t̬i/

plural priorities something that is very important and that must be dealt with before other things

prioridad
My first priority is to find somewhere to live.
give priority to something

to consider that something is more important than other things and deal with it first

dar prioridad a algo
Banks normally give priority to large businesses.
have/take priority (over something)

to be more important than other things and to be dealt with first

ser más importante (que algo)
His work takes priority over everything else.

(Translation of “priority” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)