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English translation: We'll be the first to get it

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Dutch term or phrase:primeur
English translation:We'll be the first to get it
Entered by: Evert DELOOF-SYS
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04:53 Apr 3, 2001
Dutch to English translations [Non-PRO]
Dutch term or phrase: primeur
context: 'dan hebben wij in ieder geval de primeur'

Scoop?
sammi
Local time: 04:46
We'll be the first to get it
Explanation:
(to hear the news etc)

(newspaper,...): to get (bring off) a scoop

No references needed.
In case you do need one: Wolters' Woordenboeken Nederlands-Engels.


HTH
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Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 04:46
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thanks!
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Summary of answers provided
naWe'll be the first to get it
Evert DELOOF-SYS
nawe at least have the scoop/at least we are in first/ we are first
Marijke Mayer
na... whatever happens, we have a first ...xxxjarry


  

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8 mins
... whatever happens, we have a first ...


Explanation:
Or: in any case, we have a first

xxxjarry
South Africa
Local time: 05:46
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 3855
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23 mins
we at least have the scoop/at least we are in first/ we are first


Explanation:
if it is as in news item, then you are right.
nieuwe oogst/wine= firstling
or in:
attend the opening of an opera, for instance.

(it would be nice to have more context)


    Van Dale N-E
    daily life in the USA
Marijke Mayer
Netherlands
Local time: 04:46
Native speaker of: Dutch
PRO pts in pair: 525
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58 mins
We'll be the first to get it


Explanation:
(to hear the news etc)

(newspaper,...): to get (bring off) a scoop

No references needed.
In case you do need one: Wolters' Woordenboeken Nederlands-Engels.


HTH

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 04:46
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
PRO pts in pair: 1278
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thanks!
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