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Meaning of “for starters” in the English Dictionary

"for starters" in British English

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for starters

informal used to say that something is the first in a ​list of things: Try this ​exercise for ​starters. "Why did you ​decide not to go to the ​concert?" "Well, for ​starters, the ​tickets were ​ridiculouslyexpensive."
(Definition of for starters from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"for starters" in American English

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for starters

infml as a ​beginning, with more to ​follow: You have to put down a $500 ​deposit, and that's just for ​starters.
(Definition of for starters from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “for starters”
in Chinese (Simplified) 首先,第一…
in Chinese (Traditional) 首先,第一…
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