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Synonyms for order

be the order of the day


  • be obligatory

out of order: not working


Synonyms for order

a state of sound readiness

a way in which things follow each other in space or time

a number of things placed or occurring one after the other

a group of people united in a relationship and having some interest, activity, or purpose in common

a class that is defined by the common attribute or attributes possessed by all its members

a division of persons or things by quality, rank, or grade

a subdivision of a larger group

to command or issue commands in an arrogant manner

to arrange in an orderly manner

Synonyms for order

(often plural) a command given by a superior (e.g., a military or law enforcement officer) that must be obeyed

a degree in a continuum of size or quantity

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established customary state (especially of society)

logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements

a condition of regular or proper arrangement

a commercial document used to request someone to supply something in return for payment and providing specifications and quantities

(usually plural) the status or rank or office of a Christian clergyman in an ecclesiastical hierarchy

a request for something to be made, supplied, or served

(architecture) one of original three styles of Greek architecture distinguished by the type of column and entablature used or a style developed from the original three by the Romans

the act of putting things in a sequential arrangement

give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority

make a request for something

issue commands or orders for

bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage

place in a certain order

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appoint to a clerical posts

arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events

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CAE valued the orders at list prices, including some buyer-furnished equipment, at C$51 million ($45 million).
In the instant matter, Respondent failed to file an answer to the Notice despite notice to him of the consequences of such failure, and also failed to respond to the ALJ's Order to Show Cause.
A recent article related the confusion raised by computer generated medication administration records where dosage strength was shown before actual patient dosages, which led to nurses mistaking the first line as the actual order.
Online and fax order forms can be created to simplify ordering.
The open service order was listed as completed on the Excel log;
A subdued Massey, the last of the commissioners to arrive at the meeting, said Monday's order ``moves in the direction I have been advocating for eight months.
Open order: An order that remains valid until it is executed or canceled.
The Prince George's County department prints an insert-delete page with each new group of general orders.
Meanwhile, he adds, "I think more attention now will be paid to what the physician actually orders and what .
Intercede Health offers Hospitalist services, clinic-based disease management, telephonic disease management, inpatient utilization review and Order Optimizer software.
Boeing Business Jets announced it has won seven orders for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and 747-8.
The Federal Reserve Board announced on June 9, 2005, the issuance of a consent order of assessment of a civil money penalty against the Bank of Pontiac, Pontiac, Illinois, a state member bank.
Furthermore, they believed strongly from the outset that in order to reap the benefits of this approach, CPOE would have to be mandatory for every patient and every physician.
14 to respond to a customer's order inquiry on the telephone but only 10 cents if the customer accesses the data via your Web site.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has filed a legal motion against an order that requires the MTA to buy 532 buses and hire additional drivers and mechanics to reduce passenger crowding, officials said Saturday.