What is priority?

More definitions of "priority":

  • (noun): Status established in order of importance or urgency.
    Example: "National independence takes priority over class struggle"
    Synonyms: precedence, precedency

Famous quotes containing the word priority:

    Weekend planning is a prime time to apply the Deathbed Priority Test: On your deathbed, will you wish you’d spent more prime weekend hours grocery shopping or walking in the woods with your kids?
    Louise Lague (20th century)

    It can be fairly argued that the highest priority for mankind is to save itself from extinction. However, it can also be argued that a society that neglects its children and robs them of their human potential can extinguish itself without an external enemy.
    Selma Fraiberg (20th century)