Definitions of 1st

  1. indicating the beginning unit in a series Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

Usage examples for 1st

  1. You represent, you say, States which have already seceded from the United States, or will have done so before the 1st of February next, and which will meet South Carolina in convention, on or before the 15th of that month; that your people feel they have a common destiny with our people, and expect to form with them in that Convention a new Confederacy and Provisional Government; that you must and will share our fortunes, suffering with us the evils of war, if it can not be avoided, and enjoying with us the blessings of peace, if it can be preserved. – The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2) by Jefferson Davis
  2. This was accepted with equal unanimity, and the Bill stood practically thus: 1st – Fifty-One Years of Victorian Life by Margaret Elizabeth Leigh Child-Villiers, Countess of Jersey