Definition of 'paramount'
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With any change to structure, staff considerations are paramount. Computing (2010)The riders set a furious pace, but safety is always paramount. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Government action, beginning with an inquiry into football's dirty secret amid further movement on mandatory reporting is of paramount importance. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The value is yours to judge and quality of life is paramount. Times, Sunday Times (2008)What has become paramount is the ability of front rows to be more mobile. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Trust and integrity are of paramount importance. Times, Sunday Times (2006) Safety is of paramount importance to us. The Sun (2009)Animal welfare is paramount to the way our business works with farmers and suppliers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Their welfare and needs become of paramount importance. Behind Closed Doors - advice for families with violence in the home (1988)This suggests that political considerations remain paramount. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is the original work that must be paramount. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is then that the details become paramount. Times, Sunday Times (2007)And at the centre of that training should be the understanding that individual needs are paramount. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Their welfare was and continues to be the paramount consideration in this matter. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Safety is of paramount importance to governing bodies. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There was recognition by all parties that the impartiality and integrity of refereeing in this country remains paramount. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Security of the public remains paramount. The Sun (2009)But patients confidentiality must be paramount. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We understand that our grandchildren's welfare and safety are paramount. The Sun (2013)Value for money remained paramount with many households shopping more frequently, for smaller amounts. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Safety is paramount and there's always a fence between us. The Sun (2013)
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Translations for 'paramount'
British English: paramount ADJECTIVE
Something that is paramount or of paramount importance is more important than anything else.
The child's welfare must be seen as paramount.
Definition of paramount from the Collins English Dictionary
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