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prɪˈmɪər, -ˈmyɛərpre·miere

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. premiereadjective

    the first public performance of a play or movie

  2. premier, premiereverb

    preceding all others in time

    "the premiere showing"

  3. premier, premiereverb

    be performed for the first time

    "We premiered the opera of the young composer and it was a critical success"

  4. premier, premiereverb

    perform a work for the first time


  1. premierenoun

    The first showing of a film, play or other form of entertainment, often held as a special event with celebrity guests.

    Etymology: From première "first"

  2. premierenoun

    The first episode of a television show or a particular season of that show.

    Etymology: From première "first"

  3. premierenoun

    In a series of narrative works, the installment that is chronologically set first.

    Etymology: From première "first"

  4. premiereverb

    Of a film or play, to play for the first time.

    The new film premieres this weekend.

    Etymology: From première "first"

  5. premiereverb

    To present a film or play for the first time.

    The local theatre will premiere its latest play this week.

    Etymology: From première "first"


  1. Premiere

    A premiere is the first public performance of a work, such as theater work, film, dance, or musical composition. Raymond F. Betts attributes the introduction of the film premiere to Sid Grauman.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of premiere in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of premiere in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of premiere in a Sentence

  1. Sandra Hueller:

    It is unbelievable what happened (at the premiere). It was a very beautiful, happy experience. So much encouragement to get for the work we have done, that was very, very amazing.

  2. Nichelle Tramble Spellman:

    I do understand their concern, i wish their concern had been reserved to the night of the premiere, on HBO, on Sunday night, when they watched an hour of television as to whether or not we succeeded in what we set out to do.

  3. Walt Disney Co:

    Given the delay of the season, we have made the decision to briefly pause the roll-out of Disney+ and will announce a new revised premiere date for the service soon.

  4. Nick Shymansky:

    (It's) very surreal, very awkward (to be at the premiere), but (it's) also a moment to be pleased that people are talking about her in the right light and people are thinking about her in the right way.

  5. Warner Bros.:

    Our hearts go out to the victims of recent terrorist attacks, their families and the communities impacted around the world. Rather than yield to terror, we’ve decided to join the film’s fans and move forward with the London premiere of' Batman v. Superman' this evening.

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