Most eminent or exalted; most excellent; chief; highest.
Of, relating to, or occurring at the beginning; first:
Being a racehorse that has never won a race.
(Not comparable) Newly created.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of early settlers:
The definition of primary is something that is the most important, among the most important, something that comes early in development or that is original and not derived from something else.
Primary or fundamental:
Of or pertaining to or harking back to a former time; old-fashioned; characterized by simplicity.
with the least delay
Done or made with haste; quick; hurried
New to one's experience; not encountered before:
The definition of new is coming into being for the first time.
The definition of primeval is a person or thing from the earliest times.
Reacting immediately and sharply:
Occurring at an advanced hour, especially well into the evening or night:
Not hasty, quick, ready, or prompt
Made or produced some time ago; not new
Preceding all others in time
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