Associations to the word «Prima»


PRIMA, adjective. Most important
PRIMA BALLERINA, noun. The leading ballerina in a dance company.
PRIMA BALLERINAS, noun. Plural of prima ballerina
PRIMA DONNA, noun. (opera) The principal female singer or the leading lady.
PRIMA DONNA, noun. A person who considers himself or herself much more important than others, has high expectations of others and becomes angry when his or her standards or demands are not met.
PRIMA DONNAS, noun. Plural of prima donna
PRIMA FACIE, adverb. (legal) at first sight; on the face of it
PRIMA FACIE, adjective. (legal) apparently correct; not needing proof unless evidence to the contrary is shown

Dictionary definition

PRIMA, noun. Used primarily as eating apples.
PRIMA, adjective. Indicating the most important performer or role; "the leading man"; "prima ballerina"; "prima donna"; "a star figure skater"; "the starring role"; "a stellar role"; "a stellar performance".

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