Definition of order :
1. A body of persons having some common honorary distinction or rule of obligation; esp., a body of religious persons or aggregate of convents living under a common rule; as, the of the Bath; the Franciscan order.
2. A command; a mandate; a precept; a direction.
3. A number of things or persons arranged in a fixed or suitable place, or relative position; a rank; a row; a grade; especially, a rank or class in society; a group or division of men in the same social or other position; also, a distinct character, kind, or sort; as, the higher or lower orders of society; talent of a high order.
4. An assemblage of genera having certain important characters in common; as, the Carnivora and Insectivora are orders of Mammalia.
5. An ecclesiastical grade or rank, as of deacon, priest, or bishop; the office of the Christian ministry; - often used in the plural; as, to take orders, or to take holy orders, that is, to enter some grade of the ministry.
6. Conformity with law or decorum; freedom from disturbance; general tranquillity; public quiet; as, to preserve order in a community or an assembly.
7. Hence: A commission to purchase, sell, or supply goods; a direction, in writing, to pay money, to furnish supplies, to admit to a building, a place of entertainment, or the like; as, orders for blankets are large.
8. Of intellectual notions or ideas, like the topics of a discource.
9. Of periods of time or occurrences, and the like.
10. Rank; degree; thus, the order of a curve or surface is the same as the degree of its equation.
11. Regular arrangement; any methodical or established succession or harmonious relation; method; system
12. Right arrangement; a normal, correct, or fit condition; as, the house is in order; the machinery is out of order.
13. That which prescribes a method of procedure; a rule or regulation made by competent authority; as, the rules and orders of the senate.
14. The customary mode of procedure; established system, as in the conduct of debates or the transaction of business; usage; custom; fashion.
15. The disposition of a column and its component parts, and of the entablature resting upon it, in classical architecture; hence ( as the column and entablature are the characteristic features of classical architecture) a style or manner of architectural designing.
16. The placing of words and members in a sentence in such a manner as to contribute to force and beauty or clearness of expression.
17. To admit to holy orders; to ordain; to receive into the ranks of the ministry.
18. To give an order for; to secure by an order; as, to order a carriage; to order groceries.
19. To give an order to; to command; as, to order troops to advance.
20. To give orders; to issue commands.
21. To put in order; to reduce to a methodical arrangement; to arrange in a series, or with reference to an end. Hence, to regulate; to dispose; to direct; to rule.
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clean (part of speech: verb)
peace (part of speech: noun)
neutrality, accord, nonresistance, quietness, quiet, quiescence, calm, placidness, repose, armistice, amity, nonaggression, serenity, friendliness, tranquility, peace, rest, truce, cease-fire, concord, orderliness, peacefulness
control (part of speech: verb)
order (part of speech: verb)
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precedence (part of speech: noun)
categorize (part of speech: verb)
category (part of speech: noun)
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sequence (part of speech: verb)
- If thou knowest what has become of him, tell me at once, I order thee." - "Four Arthurian Romances "Erec et Enide", "Cliges", "Yvain", and "Lancelot"", Chretien DeTroyes.
- That telegram was the weapon with which I intended to frighten Madame away from Pesth in order that I might take her place. - "By Wit of Woman", Arthur W. Marchmont.
- " No, no; but the order is- and if you had been the general-" " You know I am not the general, I think." - "Louise de la Valliere", Alexandre Dumas, Pere.