Definition of give priority
- These problems are important and should be given priority (over others).
- Give priority to the people who have been waiting the longest.
: to make a present of
: to grant or bestow by formal action
: to accord or yield to another
: capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain : flexibility
: the ability of a material to bend or stretch
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