Order

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

Assign a rank or rating to

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

A group of person living under a religious rule

Give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority

Synonyms

Enjoin

Say

Tell

Type of

Request

Examples

She ordered him to do the shopping

Appoint to a clerical posts

Issue commands or orders for

A degree in a continuum of size or quantity

Type of

Magnitude

Examples

It was on the order of a mile

An explosion of a low order of magnitude

A condition of regular or proper arrangement

Synonyms

Orderliness

Antonyms

Disorder

Examples

He put his desk in order

The machine is now in working order

A body of rules followed by an assembly

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

Arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events

The act of putting things in a sequential arrangement

Synonyms

Ordering

Examples

There were mistakes in the ordering of items on the list

A formal association of people with similar interests

Logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements

Type of

Arrangement

Examples

We shall consider these questions in the inverse order of their presentation

Bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations

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

Has types

Short order

Examples

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

Bring order to or into

Established customary state (especially of society)

Type of

State

Antonyms

Disorder

Derivation

Orderly

Examples

Order ruled in the streets

Law and order

Make a request for something

Derivation

Orderer

Examples

Order a work stoppage

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

Examples

The British ships dropped anchor and waited for orders from London

Place in a certain order

Derivation

Orderer

Ordering

Examples

Order the photos chronologically