Dictionary Search

Word Games

Scrabble US/Canada (OTCWL) Yes (8 Points)
Scrabble UK (SOWPODS) Yes (8 Points)
Words With Friends Yes (8 Points)

First Definition

(noun)

Definitions

the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed at first of the bases in the infield (counting counterclockwise from home plate)

Synonyms

(adjective)

Definitions

indicating the beginning unit in a series

Synonyms

(adjective)

Definitions

serving to set in motion


Examples

his first (or maiden) speech in Congress

Synonyms

(adjective)

Definitions

serving to begin


Examples

the first verse

Synonyms

(noun)

Definitions

the time at which something is supposed to begin

Synonyms

(adjective)

Definitions

ranking above all others


Examples

was first in her class

Synonyms

(adverb)

Definitions

prominently forward

Synonyms

(noun)

Definitions

the lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle; used to start a car moving

Synonyms

(noun)

Definitions

the first element in a countable series


Examples

the first of the month

Synonyms

(adverb)

Definitions

before anything else


Examples

first we must consider the garter snake

Synonyms

(noun)

Definitions

the first or highest in an ordering or series


Examples

He wanted to be the first

Synonyms

(noun)

Definitions

an honours degree of the highest class

Synonyms

(adjective)

Definitions

highest in pitch or chief among parts or voices or instruments or orchestra sections


Examples

first soprano

the first violin section

played first horn

(adjective)

Definitions

preceding all others in time or space or degree


Examples

the first house on the right

the first day of spring

his first political race

her first baby

the first time

the first meetings of the new party

the first phase of his training