give priority

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Definition of give priority

: to deal with or do (something) first These problems are important and should be given priority (over others). often + to Give priority to the people who have been waiting the longest.

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“Give priority.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/give%20priority. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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