1‘one of the cardinal principles of the law of trusts’
fundamental, basic, main, chief, primary, prime, principal, premier, first, leading, capital, paramount, pre-eminent
important, major, foremost, top, topmost, greatest, highest, key
essential, vital, crucial, intrinsic, integral, elemental, rudimentary, root, radical
2‘a black dress with cardinal trimmings’
scarlet, red, crimson, vermilion, cinnabar, wine, wine-coloured, claret, claret-red, claret-coloured
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.