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top priority

This page is about the collocation top priority

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

the most important of several issues, goals, tasks, etc.

For example

  • The government's top priorities should be education and social welfare.

  • After an earthquake, rescuing people who are still alive is always our top priority.

Quick Quiz

His dream is to be a millionaire, so his top priority is

a. doing the things he loves to do

b. spending time with his family

c. making more money

Contributor: Matt Errey