Synonyms of 'above all'
in the sense of essentially
the belief that geniuses are essentially quite different from ordinary people
in the sense of mainly
for the most part
The birds live mainly on nectar.
in the sense of predominantly
The landscape has remained predominantly rural in appearance.
in the sense of primarily
chiefly or mainly
Public order is primarily an urban problem.
Thesaurus for above all from the Collins English Thesaurus