arranged, considered, or done in order of application or arrival, as for purposes of service:
orders filled on a first-come basis.
[furst-kuhm-er] /ˈfɜrstˌkʌm ər/ noun 1. a person who arrives or among the .
noun 1. “Thou shalt have no other gods before me”: first of the Ten Commandments.
- First communion
noun a person’s first reception of the Eucharist, often around the age of 7 or 8; also cap. First Communion Examples First Communion is traditionally an important festive occasion for Roman Catholic families. Word Origin c 1694 noun See first communion
noun 1. the consonant shift described by Grimm’s law, which distinguishes Germanic languages from other Indo-European languages.