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at the first opportunity

Definition of at the first opportunity

  1. :  as soon as it is possible for someone to do something <We will correct the error at the first opportunity.>



Word by Word Definitions

firstplay
  1. :  preceding all others in time, order, or importance: as

    :  earliest

    :  being the lowest forward gear or speed of a motor vehicle

  1. :  before another in time, space, or importance

    :  for the first time

    :  in preference to something else :  sooner

  1. :  something that is first: as

    :  the first occurrence or item of a kind

    :  the first forward gear or speed of a motor vehicle

opportunityplay
  1. :  a favorable juncture of circumstances

    :  a good chance for advancement or progress


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