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first-class
Pronunciation: /ˌfəːstˈklɑːs/

Translation of first-class in Spanish:

adjective predicative first class

  • 1 (of highest grade)
    (hotel/ticket)
    de primera clase
    (travel)
    en primera (clase)
    she has a first-class degree (British English)
    se recibió con la nota más alta (en AmL)
    sacó la carrera con matrícula de honor (en Esp)
    the acting was first class
  • 2 2.1 (excellent)
    (performance/book/athlete)
    de primera
    de primer orden
    (bore/idiot)
    de marca mayor
    2.2 (full-blown) (before noun)
    (scandal/row/foul-up)
    de primera magnitud
    Example sentences
    • One of the driving forces behind Advancing Together, the region's strategic framework, is the need to provide a first-class quality of life for everyone and be intolerant of discrimination.
    • The children of Ballou deserve a chance at the first-class quality of education Whitman students receive.
    • Although the 1st Infantry Division was a first-class unit, it did suffer the occasional bad officer.
  • 3 (British English) (highest priority)first-class mail
    (correspondencia enviada a una tarifa superior, que garantiza una rápida entrega)

also: first class adverb

  • (travel/fly)
    en primera (clase)
    Example sentences
    • It was laid out in the style of a first-class train carriage.
    • We had arrived in the morning by a first-class - only train - Abela - from Cairo.
    • Posing as a QC, he boarded the first-class carriage of an Edinburgh-bound Virgin train and complained his wallet and laptop had been stolen.

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