Major and Primary


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Major adjective – Sufficiently large in size, amount, or number to merit attention.
Primary is a synonym for major in comparison topic. In some cases you can use "Primary" instead the word "Major" as an adjective or a noun or an adverb, when it comes to topics like original, principal, main, important. popular alternative
Nearby Words: majority, majored, majoring
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Primary adjective – Coming before all others in importance.
Usage example: the primary concern for many house hunters is the asking price

Major is a synonym for primary in main topic. You can use "Major" instead the word "Primary" as an adjective or a noun or an adverb, if it concerns topics such as comparison, original, principal, important. popular alternative
Nearby Words: prime, prim, primarily, primal
Synonyms for Primary

Things that words describes

character major character primary character
power major power primary power
force major force primary force
role major role primary role
Other nouns: concern, point, conflict, focus, reason, plot, way, example, characters, factor, cause, theme, element, difference, villain, threat, antagonist, source, enemy, reasons, powers, enemies, themes, antagonists, villains.

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