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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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Chair of the bench, Janice Newton, told Ord she believed his prison sentence would've been longer had this latest offence been considered at the August 1 hearing.
FRESH START: Mick Ord is leaving BBC Radio Merseyside after 27 years
On the same day - his first with the senior Bears set-up - Ord was part of one winning side (the 2nd XI won by 43 runs) and one which didn't lose (no result at Edgbaston).
The Edgbaston faithful wait for some meaningful action in the Pro40 match yesterday, which involved a fruitless trip for James Ord (inset)
US Bio Ord is the third plant that US BioEnergy has brought on line since September, and the fourth that the company currently operates.
To his credit Ord also has a book of essays on contemporary art and art museums, entitled Navigating without a Compass, published in 2000, and has edited a war diary with Les Chater entitled Behind the Fence.
The Eagle 1400 is a portable plant as well, and at the Fort Ord site it processed better than 108,000 tons of material," notes Jeff.
And Ord, who has been attacked for his stance on his firefighters' industrial action, added that striking firefighters would be taking the vehicles "without authority".
Their flying school-age dragon pals include big and fearful Ord, whip-smart but shy Cassie and the bickering two-headed brother and sister, Zak and Wheezie.
The ORD strategy establishes a core group of priorities designated either high, medium, or low, according to their potential to improve childhood risk assessment or otherwise reduce risks to children.
Sir Harry Ord, as first Governor of the new Crown Colony, found himself operating within a changing imperial environment and was, from time to time, in trouble with his Colonial Office masters about a variety of matters both of detail and substance.
Only within ORD -- which employs about 1,464 of the agency's 7,050 scientists and engineers -- do managers currently evaluate career researchers solely on their published peer-reviewed research, Bretthauer notes.
NASDAQ: PNSN) announced today that its Australian unit has begun clearing equities and exchanged traded options for its first correspondent, Ord Minnett, one of the best known and respected names in Australian financial services.
51 and just nine seconds later Jamie Ord (pictured) broke clear to put Whitley ahead.
SERIAL rapist Alexander Ord has been jailed for 16 years for a catalogue of shocking sex attacks on sleeping and intoxicated women.