Thesaurus

priorities

noun
plural of priority

Synonyms & Antonyms of priorities

the right to one's attention before other things considered less important
  • the committee has decided to give your request priority, so you'll have a meeting early tomorrow morning

Synonyms for priorities

Words Related to priorities

Near Antonyms for priorities

  • back burners
See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about priorities

Cite this Entry

“Priorities.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/priorities. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on priorities

Nglish: Translation of priorities for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of priorities for Arabic Speakers

Comments on priorities

What made you want to look up priorities? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

July 2020 Words of the Day Quiz

  • papercraft sunset
  • Which is a synonym of mien?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!