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Synonyms for foremost
ˈfɔrˌmoʊst, -məst, ˈfoʊr-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. first, foremost, world-classadjective

    ranking above all others

    "was first in her class"; "the foremost figure among marine artists"; "the top graduate"

    Synonyms:
    initiatory, maiden, inaugural, frontmost, initiative, first, beginning(a), world-class

    Antonyms:
    back(a), worst, aft(a)

  2. foremost, frontmostadjective

    preceding all others in spatial position

    "the foremost compartment of the ship"

    Synonyms:
    frontmost, first, world-class

    Antonyms:
    worst, aft(a), back(a)

  3. foremostadverb

    situated closest to the bow

    "the foremost compartment of the ship"

    Synonyms:
    frontmost, first, world-class

    Antonyms:
    worst, back(a), aft(a)

  4. foremost, firstadverb

    prominently forward

    "he put his best foot foremost"

    Synonyms:
    for the first time, first, first off, first of all, firstly

    Antonyms:
    aft(a), back(a), worst

  5. first, firstly, foremost, first of all, first offadverb

    before anything else

    "first we must consider the garter snake"

    Synonyms:
    for the first time, first, first off, first of all, firstly

    Antonyms:
    back(a), worst, aft(a)

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. foremostadjective

    Synonyms:
    first, most advanced, front

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "foremost":

    primarily, mainly, main, place, all

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How to use foremost in a sentence?

  1. Sumter Police:

    Finding this little girl is first and foremost and we have and will continue to use every resource available to make that happen.

  2. Andre Rozier:

    I would like my fighters to be great human beings first and foremost, secondly, fantastically successful world champions.

  3. Tanya Gassenheimer:

    First and foremost she was a woman.

  4. Trainer Dan Skelton:

    The authorities are working hard to get it back as quickly as possible, this goes wider than just competition and participation though. It is a health thing for horses so we have to put that first and foremost. It's worrying that it is happening in horses that are vaccinated and it's not doing the job. I feel that we are in competent hands and it is being handled really well.

  5. Barack Obama:

    The reason I was able to make a connection with a sizeable portion of the country was because people had a sense that I said what I meant, and that's a quality that, as I look at what I'm sure will be a strong field of candidates in 2020, many of whom are friends of mine and whom I deeply respect -- what I oftentimes am looking for first and foremost is, do you seem to mean it ? Are you in this thing cause you have a strong set of convictions that you are willing to risk things for ?

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