order - definitions and synonyms

order verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority

    Example Sentenses:

    • She ordered him to do the shopping

    • I said to him to go home

    • The mother told the child to get dressed

    Synonyms:

    enjoin / say / tell
  2. English Meaning: 

    : make a request for something

    Example Sentenses:

    • order a work stoppage

    • Order me some flowers

  3. English Meaning: 

    : issue commands or orders for

    Synonyms:

    dictate / prescribe
  4. English Meaning: 

    : bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations

    Example Sentenses:

    • We cannot regulate the way people dress

    • This town likes to regulate

  5. English Meaning: 

    : bring order to or into

    Example Sentenses:

    • Order these files

  6. English Meaning: 

    : place in a certain order

    Example Sentenses:

    • order the photos chronologically

  7. English Meaning: 

    : appoint to a clerical posts

    Example Sentenses:

    • he was ordained in the Church

    Synonyms:

    consecrate / ordain / ordinate
  8. English Meaning: 

    : arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    ترتیب دینا - مرتب کرنا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • arrange my schedule

    • set up one's life

    • I put these memories with those of bygone times

    Synonyms:

    arrange / put / set up
  9. English Meaning: 

    : assign a rank or rating to

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    درجہ بندی کرنا - درجہ دینا - گریڈ دینا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • how would you rank these students?

    • The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide

    Synonyms:

    grade / place / range / rank / rate

order noun

  1. English Meaning: 

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

    Example Sentenses:

    • the British ships dropped anchor and waited for orders from London

  2. English Meaning: 

    : a degree in a continuum of size or quantity

    Example Sentenses:

    • it was on the order of a mile

    • an explosion of a low order of magnitude

    Synonyms:

    order of magnitude
  3. English Meaning: 

    : established customary state (especially of society)

    Example Sentenses:

    • order ruled in the streets

    • law and order

  4. English Meaning: 

    : logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements

    Example Sentenses:

    • we shall consider these questions in the inverse order of their presentation

    Synonyms:

    ordering / ordination
  5. English Meaning: 

    : a condition of regular or proper arrangement

    Example Sentenses:

    • he put his desk in order

    • the machine is now in working order

    Synonyms:

    orderliness
  6. English Meaning: 

    : a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge)

    Example Sentenses:

    • a friend in New Mexico said that the order caused no trouble out there

    Synonyms:

    decree / edict / fiat / rescript
  7. English Meaning: 

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

    Example Sentenses:

    • IBM received an order for a hundred computers

    Synonyms:

    purchase order
  8. English Meaning: 

    : a formal association of people with similar interests

    Example Sentenses:

    • men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today

    • he joined a golf club

    • they formed a small lunch society

    Synonyms:

    club / gild / guild / lodge / social club / society
  9. English Meaning: 

    : a body of rules followed by an assembly

  10. ( also written as Order )

    English Meaning: 

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

    Example Sentenses:

    • theologians still disagree over whether `bishop' should or should not be a separate Order

    Synonyms:

    holy order
  11. English Meaning: 

    : a group of person living under a religious rule

    Example Sentenses:

    • the order of Saint Benedict

    Synonyms:

    monastic order
  12. English Meaning: 

    : (biology) taxonomic group containing one or more families

  13. English Meaning: 

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

    Example Sentenses:

    • I gave the waiter my order

    • the company's products were in such demand that they got more orders than their call center could handle

  14. English Meaning: 

    : (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

  15. English Meaning: 

    : the act of putting things in a sequential arrangement

    Example Sentenses:

    • there were mistakes in the ordering of items on the list

    Synonyms:

    ordering