French translation of 'number one'
1. (= the best)
the world number one (athlete, sportsman) le numéro un mondial
to be number one [record, group, singer] être numéro un
to be number one in the charts être numéro un au hit-parade
2. (= oneself)
to look out for number one, to look after number one penser d’abord à soi
1. (= first)
[choice] tout(e) premier/ère
2. (= most important) [priority, issue] numéro un
to be sb’s number one fan être le plus grand fan de qn
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For the meal itself, those serving are split up into nineteen groups, number one being the royal service.AT HOME WITH THE QUEEN: The Inside Story of the Royal Household (2002)
Want to reach number one in the music charts?Times, Sunday Times (2009)
A dog lives to give to others while a cat looks after number one.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
I think he must be their number one fan because he listens to it for hours.The Sun (2011)
I'm ready to not be the number one person any more.The Sun (2010)
Today, it is the number one issue.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
You don't have to go for a number one all-over shaved head to stop your hair loss being so obvious.The Sun (2010)
I was looking after number one.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Over the past five years, this has become the number one issue for couples in counselling.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
And his number one fan is his big brother.The Sun (2007)
By almost all the opinion polls the number one power had become the most unpopular great power in the world.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
I'm definitely their number one fan!The Sun (2012)
It spent four weeks at number one.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It's the number one issue in my constituency.The Sun (2011)
When I retire, it will become my priority number one.The Sun (2011)
We are taught to look out for number one, that turning the other cheek is foolish.Christianity Today (2000)
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Translation of number one from the Collins English to French Dictionary