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foremost

adjective

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2 highest in rank or authority
  • wanted to speak to the foremost supervisor in our department

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3 coming before all others in time or order
  • when the foremost person in line tripped, everyone had to stop

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The first known use of foremost was before the 12th century

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“Foremost.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/foremost. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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