What does above all mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. above all, most importantly, most especially(adverb)

    above and beyond all other consideration

    "above all, you must be independent"

  2. first and last, above all(adverb)

    taking everything together

    "she was first and last a scientist"


  1. above all(Adverb)

    Of prime importance; before anything else; especially.

  2. Origin: From . Compare bovenal.


  1. Above All

    Above All is the first full-length album by Swedish heavy metal band Mustasch. The album which was released in 2002, peaked at #22 on the Swedish albums charts.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of above all in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of above all in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Franklin Delano Roosevelt:

    Above all, try something.

  2. Pythagoras:

    Above all things, reverence yourself.

  3. William Shakespeare:

    This above all to thine own self be true.

  4. Jean Anouilh:

    Love is, above all else, the gift of oneself.

  5. Valdis Dombrovkis:

    What my approach will be: Above all, continuity.

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