first glance or sight, initial occurrence
used in “at first blush”
see: at first blush
[furst-bawrn] /ˈfɜrstˈbɔrn/ adjective 1. in the order of birth; eldest. noun 2. a firstborn child. 3. a result or product.
[furst-bawrn] /ˈfɜrstˈbɔrn/ adjective 1. in the order of birth; eldest. noun 2. a firstborn child. 3. a result or product. adjective 1. eldest of the children in a family noun 2. the eldest child in a family sons enjoyed certain special privileges (Deut. 21:17; Gen. 25:23, 31, 34; 49:3; 1 Chr. 5:1; Heb. 12:16; Ps. […]
noun, Theology. 1. . noun 1. a source or cause of something 2. (often capitals) (esp in philosophy) God considered as the uncaused creator of all beings apart from himself
- First-cause argument
[furst-kawz] /ˈfɜrstˈkɔz/ noun, Philosophy. 1. an argument for the existence of God, asserting the necessity of an uncaused cause of all subsequent series of causes, on the assumption that an infinite regress is impossible.