French translation of 'priority'
Food is the main priority. La nourriture est la principale priorité.
Quality is our number one priority. La qualité est notre priorité numéro un.
It’s not a priority. Ce n’est pas une priorité.
to have priority over sth/sb (= take precedence) avoir la priorité sur qch/qn
to take priority over sth/sb (= take precedence) avoir la priorité sur qch/qn
to have one’s priorities right savoir ordonner ses priorités
to give priority to sth/sb donner la priorité à qch/qn
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Example Sentences Including 'priority'
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But the priority must be to increase lending to help businesses to secure growth.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Your own reputation should be your first priority.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Full employment had ceased to be a priority of government policy.The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)
But you still need to give it priority.The Sun (2016)
Does this give us a clue about government priorities?Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Give these top priority and build the rest of each day around them.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The Church reflects this ageism and little priority is given to older people and their needs.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The first step is to establish financial priorities.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Our team is focused on the main priorities.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
They were our first two priorities and there will be one or two more coming in.The Sun (2017)
This has become a very important priority for her.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
You get your priorities right when you become ill.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
His main priority is to keep the spotlight on the places where support is needed.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It is well suited to aiding a modernization of British society according to the priorities of financial and property interests.Remaking Planning: the politics of urban change in the Thatcher years (1989)
Our priority is getting her home.The Sun (2017)
Perhaps his priority should be building new roads and repairing motorway potholes to really get the wheels of industry running smoothly.The Sun (2011)
The citizens of Britain must be its first priority.The Sun (2016)
The first priority is to ensure that this man is quickly found and arrested.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The main priority is to keep fit.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The need to reopen negotiations on the issue must be a priority.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
There are more important priorities.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We are an island nation and the priority for any government is to protect its people.The Sun (2016)
We need to get our priorities right.The Sun (2010)
Have we got our priorities right?Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The first priority must be to rid the road of diesel cars.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We owe it to them and to ourselves to get our priorities right.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
When the railways were privatised, the priority was to get what looked like a declining industry off the government's balance sheet.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
Those who cannot make their job the top priority become marginalized from centers of innovation and influence.Christianity Today (2000)
They should expect priority attention from those who care for them.The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)
Trends of 'priority'
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'priority' in Other Languages
British English: priority /praɪˈɒrɪtɪ/ NOUN
If something is a priority, it is the most important thing you have to achieve or deal with before everything else.
Quality is our number one priority.
- American English: priority
- Arabic: أَوْلَوِيَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: prioridade
- Chinese: 优先
- Croatian: prioritet
- Czech: priorita
- Danish: prioritet
- Dutch: prioriteit
- European Spanish: prioridad
- Finnish: tärkein asia
- French: priorité
- German: Priorität
- Greek: προτεραιότητα
- Italian: priorità
- Japanese: 優先
- Korean: 우선순위
- Norwegian: prioritet
- Polish: pierwszeństwo priorytet
- European Portuguese: prioridade
- Romanian: prioritate
- Russian: приоритет
- Spanish: prioridad
- Swedish: prioritet
- Thai: สิ่งสำคัญที่สุดที่ต้องจัดการก่อน
- Turkish: öncelik
- Ukrainian: пріоритет
- Vietnamese: sự ưu tiên
Nearby words of 'priority'
Translation of priority from the Collins English to French Dictionary