1 another name for →
2 any of the heads of governments of the Canadian provinces and the Australian states
3 pl (Austral) the winners of a premiership
4 first in importance, rank, etc.
5 first in occurrence; earliest (C15: from Old French: first, from Latin primarius principal, from primus first)
premier danseur (French) , (fem) première danseuse
n pl , premiers danseurs
(fem) , premières danseuses the principal dancer in a ballet company
(C19: literally: first dancer)
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus
1 chancellor, chief minister, head of government, P.M., prime minister
2 arch, chief, first, foremost, head, highest, leading, main, primary, prime, principal, top
3 earliest, first, inaugural, initial, original
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