give (one) (the right of/to) first refusal

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give (one) (the right of/to) first refusal

To give one the first chance to obtain something. I gave them first refusal on my script, but they weren't interested, so I took it to another studio.
See also: first, give, of, refusal, right
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Nisa-Today's has launched an internet system to alert members to promotional items and give them first refusal on supplier deals.
If they cannot achieve this, they could still meet RFU demands by the second cut-off date on April 30, but any ground-sharing deal must then give them first refusal on the ground.
The terms of the deal also include them being placed on a list which would give them first refusal of new jobs when the industry re-emerges from the current crisis.
They agreed to lift the tab for the op if I agreed to give them first refusal when I get fit.
The terms of the deal include them being placed on a list which would give them first refusal of new jobs when the industry re-emerges from the current crisis.
In an attempt to thank them for their unstinting loyalty we aim to give them first refusal on the Aero if they like the idea of upgrading from the car they already have on order.