Polish English Dictionary

język polski - English

pierwszy in English:

1. first first


You go first.
First cousins are too close for marriage.
Wow, we're finally in Paris. Where should we visit first?
Four hundred million people speak English as their first language.
The argument presented in Doyle's study was first published as a white paper on drug-related crimes.
When people meet, first impressions determine more than 50 percent of whatever happens next.
It wasn't my lucky day. First, I got a parking ticket and then things went from bad to worse when I got pulled over for making a U-turn.
First off, I'd like you to come with me to a department store sale.
Each one of the world's great successes was a failure first.
The first artificial satellite was Sputnik 1, launched by Russia in 1957.
Chimpanzees normally have their first child at age 13, humans at age 19.
A friend I went with on our first trip abroad had his wallet pickpocketed. I don't think it left a very good impression.
Socrates said that recognising your own ignorance is the first step towards wisdom.
Many doctors look at your tongue first when they begin an examination.
Four of my favorite Christmas carols are "Silent Night," "Joy to the World," "The First Noel" and "Away in the Manger."

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2. former


Former pop stars are just plain old women by the time they're 40.
former politician
Bulgaria is the only country in Europe where a former monarch has been elected prime minister.
The former Argentine currency was Austral. Its symbol was "₳".
Former Olympic fencing champion Pál Schmitt has been elected President of Hungary.
In former days, men sold themselves to the Devil to acquire magical powers. Nowadays they acquire those powers from science, and find themselves compelled to become devils.
Is it a good idea to hire former hackers to work as security professionals?
If a coach is on a couch that's on a coach and the latter has a driver, then all is fine. If a coach is on a couch that's on a coach, but the driver drives the former, then the couch is crushed and the coach is dead.
Deposed in a military coup in September 2006 and having effectively been in exile, the Former premier of Thailand Thaksin has returned after about a year and a half.
The newly promoted junior manager, drunk with power, lorded it over his former co-workers.
The former president of a certain association has been arrested on suspicion of breach of trust.
Robert Hansen was arrested on suspicion of having sold off secret information to the former Soviet Union.
He wrote two books - 'The prince' and then 'The King', but I prefer the former. My former wife has found herself another man.
Bill Gates - the former chief executive and chairman of Microsoft.
The higher classes constitute the mind of the single large whole of humanity; the lower classes constitute its limbs; the former are the thinking and designing part, the latter the executive part.

English word "pierwszy"(former) occurs in sets:

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3. prime


I don't want just any steak. It's a special dinner so I want to eat some prime quality meat.
Prime numbers are like life; they are completely logical, but impossible to find the rules for, even if you spend all your time thinking about it.
prime cuts of beef
Only a Sith would appreciate the lack of compromise inherent in a prime number.
The Abe Cabinet is the Cabinet inaugurated on September 26, 2006 by Shinzo Abe, who was appointed as Japan's 90th Prime Minister.
Nothing is more difficult to a noble person than a rich banquet, especially when the prime seats are taken by idiots.
Having reached the rank of prime minister, and with the enthusiastic support of the masses, it seems he is able to wield presidential powers.
Metroid Prime 3: Corruption is a videogame by Nintendo sold exclusively for the Wii.
Silvio Berlusconi is an Italian politician, the current Prime Minister of Italy, as well as a successful entrepreneur.
Such things as the textbook controversy, lack of recognition of historical events, and the prime minister's worshipping at the Yasukuni Shrine have caused discord with China.
Military personnel are prime targets of car salespeople.
Prime Minister Koizumi said, "There are people who say that, because it's unconstitutional, I should not pray at the Yasukuni Shrine".
here are many ways to prime your environment so it’s ready for immediate use.
It was a prime idea, don't you think?
While welcoming the firming up of the present government policy to abandon the proposal of the reform bill to the Diet, at the same time some are worried that Prime Minister Koizumi won't clearly state the bill's withdrawal.

English word "pierwszy"(prime) occurs in sets:

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4. at first


it was at first considered to be obscene
She didn't recognise him at first.
Only three people passed the test at first.
I didn't like Mary at first, but then we became friends.

English word "pierwszy"(at first) occurs in sets:

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