Definitions for Premierprɪˈmɪər, -ˈmyɪər, ˈpri mɪər
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Prime Minister, PM, premier(noun)
the person who holds the position of head of the government in the United Kingdom
chancellor, premier, prime minister(adj)
the person who is head of state (in several countries)
first in rank or degree
"an architect of premier rank"; "the prime minister"
preceding all others in time
"the premiere showing"
be performed for the first time
"We premiered the opera of the young composer and it was a critical success"
perform a work for the first time
The leader of the government in parliament and leader of the cabinet.
The government leader in a legislative congress or leader of a government-level administrative body; the head of government.
The first lieutenant or other second-in-command officer of a ship.
To perform, display or exhibit for the first time.
The composer invited all his friends when they premiered the movie he orchestrated, we got to see it before anyone but the crew.
Foremost; first or highest in quality or degree.
Origin: From premier (as an adjective), from primarius.
first; chief; principal; as, the premier place; premier minister
most ancient; -- said of the peer bearing the oldest title of his degree
the first minister of state; the prime minister
Origin: [F. premier, fr. L. primarius of the first rank, principal, fr. primus the first. See Primary, Prime, a.]
Premier is a title for the head of government in some countries and states.
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Rank popularity for the word 'Premier' in Adjectives Frequency: #711
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Guantanamo is one of the premier mechanisms for jihadists to recruit.
It remains the premier unsolved American surrealist act of the 20th century.
Like dealing with Dad-all give and no take. (On negotiating with Soviet Premier Nikita S Khrushchev)
1 Undershaft represents the very best of British architecture in a premier location at the heart of London.
You can feel their emotional engagement from everyone present tonight and that's very particular for a premier.
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