order in Chinese
[ 'ɔ:də ] Pronunciation:
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past tense: ordered past participle: ordered plural: orders present participle: ordering
- Perfect order reigned throughout the entire country .
- I would order a lateral skull film .
- Enclosed is an order for fifty pounds .
- The honoured guests took their seats in due order .
- A laboratory must be kept in good order .
- He wears several worthless orders .
- The sergeant-major ordered the men to close up .
- Things should be taken up in order of priority .
- He took upon himself to order everything .
- The firm 's accounts need to be set in order .
- the act of putting things in a sequential arrangement; "there were mistakes in the ordering of items on the list"
- (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
- a degree in a continuum of size or quantity; "it was on the order of a mile"; "an explosion of a low order of magnitude"
Synonyms: order of magnitude,
- a commercial document used to request someone to supply something in return for payment and providing specifications and quantities; "IBM received an order for a hundred computers"
Synonyms: purchase order,
- a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge); "a friend in New Mexico said that the order caused no trouble out there"
Synonyms: decree, edict, fiat, rescript,
- a body of rules followed by an assembly
Synonyms: rules of order, parliamentary law, parliamentary procedure,
- (often plural) a command given by a superior (e.g., a military or law enforcement officer) that must be obeyed; "the British ships dropped anchor and waited for orders from London"
- a request for something to be made, supplied, or served; "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"
- (biology) taxonomic group containing one or more families
- a group of person living under a religious rule; "the order of Saint Benedict"
Synonyms: monastic order,
- a formal association of people with similar interests; "he joined a golf club"; "they formed a small lunch society"; "men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today"
Synonyms: club, social club, society, guild, gild, lodge,
- logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements; "we shall consider these questions in the inverse order of their presentation"
Synonyms: ordering, ordination,
- established customary state (especially of society); "order ruled in the streets"; "law and order"
- a condition of regular or proper arrangement; "he put his desk in order"; "the machine is now in working order"
Synonyms: orderliness, Verb
- place in a certain order; "order the photos chronologically"
- bring order to or into; "Order these files"
- assign a rank or rating to; "how would you rank these students?"; "The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"
Synonyms: rate, rank, range, grade, place,
- arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events; "arrange my schedule"; "set up one''s life"; "I put these memories with those of bygone times"
Synonyms: arrange, set up, put,
- make a request for something; "Order me some flowers"; "order a work stoppage"
- give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority; "I said to him to go home"; "She ordered him to do the shopping"; "The mother told the child to get dressed"
Synonyms: tell, enjoin, say,
- issue commands or orders for
Synonyms: prescribe, dictate,
- appoint to a clerical posts; "he was ordained in the Church"
Synonyms: ordain, consecrate, ordinate,
- bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations; "We cannot regulate the way people dress"; "This town likes to regulate"
Synonyms: regulate, regularize, regularise, govern,