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Pronunciation: /pʀime/

Translation of primer in English:

verbe transitif

  • 2 (récompenser)
    to award a prize to (œuvre, animal)
    ce chien a été primé
    this dog won a prize
    bête primée
    prize-winning animal
    film primé
    award-winning film
    ce film a été primé
    this film won an award

also: primer sur verbe transitif indirect

verbe intransitif

  • (dominer) dans ce sorbet, c'est le cassis qui prime
    blackcurrant is the dominant flavour (anglais britannique) in this sorbet
    chez lui, c'est l'imagination qui prime
    with him, imagination is all-important ou is of prime importance
    pour eux, c'est la quantité qui prime
    for them, it's quantity that matters most ou that takes priority

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