emergency aid or treatment given to someone injured, suddenly ill, etc., before regular medical services arrive or can be reached.
(in Barbados) a small shop that sells domestic items after hours
first aid n.
Emergency treatment administered to an injured or sick person before professional medical care is available.
- First and foremost
Also, first of all . Most important, primarily; also, to begin with. For example, First and foremost, I want to thank our sponsors , or What we need, first and foremost, is a new secretary , or We have to deal, first of all, with the early history . The first term, dating from the […]
noun, Mathematics. 1. See under . noun, Mathematics. 1. the property satisfied by a topological space in which the neighborhood system of each point has a base consisting of a countable number of neighborhoods (first axiom of countability) or the property satisfied by a topological space that has a base for its topology consisting of […]
noun 1. Baseball. Idioms 2. get to first base, Informal. noun 1. (baseball) 2. (informal, mainly US & Canadian) get to first base, to accomplish the first step of an undertaking noun phrase In early sexual play, holding hands: ”In sixth grade,” she said, ”first base is holding hands, and second base is kissing on […]
noun, Baseball. 1. the player whose position is first base.