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Definition of the adverb First Thing

What does First Thing mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?


  1. Early in the morning.

Definition of the noun First Thing

What does First Thing mean as a name of something?


  1. The basic idea of how to do something.


"First Thing" is a 2009 short animation film written and directed by Martina Lukanović.


"First Thing" is a composition.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for First Thing

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Google previewA Commentary on 1 & 2 Timothy, Titus, Philemon. (2015)

The Personal Letters by David Pawson

The first thing is that you are a fool if you don't know Christ. It is interesting to take the Bible and look through the word “fool”.

Google previewPolitical Forgiveness: A Religious Interpretation of ...

The first thing is that Moses is an extremely complex ...

Google previewGreat Kitchens (2001)

Design Ideas from America's Top Chefs by Ellen Whitaker, Colleen Mahoney, Wendy Adler Jordan, Wendy A. Jordan

The first thing is that you must enjoy what you are doing. Then you have to do it over and over." Left, A steaming basket is placed over water in a wok. Vinegars, oils, and bottled sauces are handy to the cooktop. Above, Whole steamed rock cod ...

Google previewFinding Our Soul in the Dust (2004)

by John Elliott Albert

The first thing is that the unchecked ego both in our selves and others is the cause of most of it. It causes us to see others and the rest of creation as inconsequential. It creates the feeling of need in us, which some say is the root of all suffering.

Google previewA Journey In Southern Siberia: The Mongols, Their Religion and Their Myths (1910)

by Jeremiah Curtin

The first thing is a small glass of vodka, kummel, or some other liquid of similar quality, "to increase appetite and induce cheerfulness." Then comes the eating, which bears somewhat the relation to dinner that a skirmish does to a murderous ...

Google previewInner Lives (2004)

Voices of African American Women In Prison by Paula Johnson

MARY: Because we are all committed Christians, the first thing is that we believe in people's absolute goodness. Good people do bad ...

Google previewScattered Data Approximation (2004)

by Holger Wendland

The first thing is that the situation is similar to the t2 ...

Google previewOn Creativity (1998)

by David Bohm, Lee Nichol

The first thing is that we must perceive all the meanings of everybody together, without having to make any decisions or saying who's right and who's wrong. It is more important that we all see the same thing. That will create a new frame of ...

Google previewFormula One: Made In Britain (2012)

by Clive Couldwell

'The first thing is that we have to recognise what we've got. The most important thing is for us to retain our core competencies. People are going to go for lowcost manufacturing bases wherever they next pop up. We have to make sure we retain ...

Google previewThe Metaphysics of G. E. Moore (2012)

by David O'Connor

The first thing is that the essential ingredient which is ...

Google previewTopspin (1996)

Ups and Downs in Big-time Tennis by Eliot Berry

The first thing is that they go up in the rankings. That's what often happens. And then something happens, an injury or a bad patch, and they drop down in the rankings. That is when you have to learn how to play tennis. You have to learn why ...

Google previewBecoming Dr. Ruth (2014)

by Mark St. Germain

The first thing is that making love on floors and tables in any room in the house is wonderful as long as the doors have locks. The next is that you should take your daughter aside and say, “Honey, the other day when you came in Daddy wasn't ...

Google previewMessianic 'I' and RastafarI in New Testament Dialogue (2010)

Bio-narratives, the Apocalypse, and Paul's Letter to the Romans by Delano Vincent Palmer

The first thing is that it suggests the limits of orthodoxy. The identification of Jesus as Son of God is no less correct on the ...

Google previewCourtroom Testimony for Emergency Responders (2013)

by Cliff Munson

The first thing is that during your trial, no parties involved in any way with the trial are allowed to talk to the jurors for any reason whatsoever. That means no lawyers, witnesses, or anyone else is to speak to the jurors outside the courtroom for ...

Google previewProfessional C++ (2014)

by Marc Gregoire

The first thing is that you should not get too obsessed with performance while designing and coding. It's recommended to first make a correct, well-structured design and implementation, then use a profiler, and only optimize those parts that are ...

Google previewThe Attentive Eye (2002)

Selected Journalism by Helen Dudar

The first thing is that people in New York are much better than anyone realizes. You know, New Yorkers have a terrible reputation for being hard-bitten, uncharitable people. But they love you if you take a chance.” The session had come to an ...

Google previewThe Standard-phonographic Dictionary (1862)

by Andrew Jackson Graham

First thing, 1 / «refMiig. See word- sign for FiraL (The first thing, Kctolda-\/f/«r-Ing.) General tiling, Jcn'Mng. (As a gen* erul thing, las2-( Keloid)-jeji-lng.) Good thing, Ged--Ing. Great thing, Gret2-lng. Hard thing, Ard5- Ing.

Google previewGrammar and Dictionary of the Bobangi Language as Spoken Over a Part of the Upper Congo, West Central Africa (1899)

Comp. and Prepared for the Baptist Missionary Society's Mission in the Congo Independent State by John Whitehead (Baptist missionary.)

first thing, eloko ê bôso or mobôsö. first people, bato ba bôso or mibôsö. first things, bilokö Ы bôso or mibôsö. second person, môtô ô ba- bâlë. second thing, elokö ê bibâlë. second persons, bâtô ba babâlë. second things, ...

Google previewA biographical Dictionary, containing a brief account of the first Settlers and other eminent characters in New-England (1809)

The first thing which was printed was the freeman's oath ; the next was Pierce's almanack ; and then the New England psalms. Great pains have ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of English Idioms (2010)

by John Ayto

informal first thing: see FIRST. first things first: see FIRST. have a thing about be obsessed with or prejudiced about. informal hear (or ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Library and Information Science (2000)

Volume 66 - Supplement 29 - Automated System for the Generation of Document Indexes to Volume Visualization by Allen Kent

The first thing one sees in looking for an F is id or (E) (the left parenthesis), hence First(F) = {id,(}. The first thing one sees in looking for a T is another T (redundant/ recursive) or an F, hence the first thing one sees when looking for a T is an id or ...

Google previewENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA; Or, A DICTIONARY of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In Wich the Different Science and Arts are Digested Into Distinct Treatises Or Systems; and The Various Technical Terms, ... are Explained as They Occur in the Order of the Alphabet. Illustrated with One Hundred and Sixty Copperplates, by a Society of Gentlemen in Scotland. IN THREE VOLUMES. Edinburgh: Printed for A. Bell and C. Macfarquhar; and Fold by Colin Macfarquhar, at this Printing-office, Nicolson Street. M.D.CC.LXXI. (1771)

2: [CAB-LYT].

The first thing to be known of any manufacture, when it comes to be sold, is, how much of it a person can perform in a day, a week, a month, according to the nature of the work, which may require more or less time to bring it to perfeótion.

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It's just something I've always done. In South Texas, the first guitar you get is a Mexican guitar. And the first one I got, the first thing I did was take it apart. (Guy Clark)
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