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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (most important)
a. principal
Saunders is one of the foremost researchers of deep sea biology.Saunders es una de los investigadores principales de la biología de aguas profundas.
b. mayor
Our foremost priority is the safety of our citizens.Nuestra mayor prioridad es la seguridad de nuestros ciudadanos.
c. más destacado
Duke Ellington was foremost among all of the big band composers.Duke Ellington fue el más destacado de todos los compositores de big band.
d. primero
The cathedral is the city's foremost attraction.La catedral es la primera atracción de la ciudad.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
2. (before anything else)
a. primero
The guards protect foremost the governor's physical safety.Los guardias protegen primero la seguridad de sus clientes.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. principal
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foremost [ˈfɔːməʊst]
(outstanding) más destacado; (main, first) primero; principal;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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