“Ray Anderson, the CEO of the carpet manufacturer Interface and a sustainable business pioneer, says that a full 97 percent of all the energy and material that goes into manufacturing products is wasted: “We are operating an industrial system that is, in fact, first and foremost a waste-making machine.””
“Of the musical acquaintances we have to notice first and foremost Julius Fontana, who himself said that he was a daily visitor at Chopin's house.”
“In fact, his Strict Observance was basically an alchemical network, and he himself was first and foremost an alchemist27.”
“Call her Faerie Queen, Gloriana, Astraea, Cynthia, Britomart to your heart's content she is first and foremost a politician, and not a goddess.”
“For Sartre is first and foremost a moralist, even though his major early work L'Etre et le néant is described as an “essay in phenomenological ontology.””
“Moreover, my colleague Khin Khlaru is, like myself, first and foremost a historian, and a man of honor and intelligence.”
“Edmond Rabb was first and foremost a venture capitalist.”
“Traditional marketing is first and foremost functional features-and-benefits F&B marketing.”
“We realise that if we are going to go ahead we need first and foremost SOLIDARITY.”
“PYTHAGORAS was not merely a mathematician. he was first and foremost a philosopher, whose philosophy found in number the basis of all things, because number, for him, alone possessed stability of relationship.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘first and foremost’.
alas and alack, apples and oranges, coffee and tea, cream and sugar, father and son, forgive and forget, ins and outs, kith and kin, knit and purl, milk and cookies, mother and daughter, odds and ends and 181 more...
Collocations with 'and' & 'or'
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contrasting idioms incorporating 'and'
odds and ends, nook and cranny, plug and play, pick and roll, hunt and peck, nickel and dime, movers and shakers, salt and pepper, rack and ruin, profit and loss, rock and roll, rods and cones and 83 more...
adam and eve, again and again, alpha and omega, arts and crafts, b and b, back and forth, bacon and eggs, be-all and end-all, bells and whistles, black and blue, black and tan, blood and guts and 165 more...
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