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

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe British ships dropped anchor and waited for orders from London.

Mindre specifikke termerbid, bidding, command, dictation

Mere specifikke termermarching orders, summons, word

Overordnet emneområdearmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

Overordnet anvendelseplural, plural form

2. order (om egenskab) a degree in a continuum of size or quantity

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt was on the order of a mile.
An explosion of a low order of magnitude.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)order of magnitude

Mindre specifikke termermagnitude

3. order (om tilstand) established customary state (especially of society)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOrder ruled in the streets.
Law and order.

Mindre specifikke termerstate

Mere specifikke termercivil order, concord, concordance, harmony, peace, polity, quiet, rule of law, stability, tranquility, tranquillity

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)disorder

4. order (om gruppe) logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe shall consider these questions in the inverse order of their presentation.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ordering, ordination

Mindre specifikke termerarrangement

Mere specifikke termerbacteria order, genetic code, genome, series, word order

5. order (om tilstand) a condition of regular or proper arrangement

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe put his desk in order.
The machine is now in working order.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)orderliness

Mindre specifikke termercondition, status

Mere specifikke termerkelter, kilter, spit and polish, tidiness

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)disorderliness, disorder

6. order (om kommunikation) a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA friend in New Mexico said that the order caused no trouble out there.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)decree, edict, fiat, rescript

Mindre specifikke termeract, enactment

Mere specifikke termerban, bull, consent decree, curfew, decree nisi, imperial decree, judicial separation, legal separation, papal bull, programma, prohibition, proscription, stay

Overordnet emneområdejurisprudence, law

7. order (om kommunikation) a commercial document used to request someone to supply something in return for payment and providing specifications and quantities

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIBM received an order for a hundred computers.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)purchase order

Mindre specifikke termercommercial document, commercial instrument

Mere specifikke termerbill-me order, credit order, indent, mail order, market order, production order, reorder, stop order, stop payment, stop-loss order

8. order (om gruppe) a formal association of people with similar interests

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe joined a golf club.
They formed a small lunch society.
Men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)club, gild, guild, lodge, social club, society

Mindre specifikke termerassociation

Mere specifikke termerathenaeum, atheneum, boat club, bookclub, chapter, chess club, country club, frat, fraternity, glee club, golf club, hunt, hunt club, investors club, jockey club, racket club, rowing club, service club, slate club, sorority, turnverein, yacht club

Tilhører disse specifikke termerclub member

9. order (om kommunikation) a body of rules followed by an assembly

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)parliamentary law, parliamentary procedure, rules of order

Mindre specifikke termerprescript, rule

Mere specifikke termerclosure, cloture, gag law, gag rule, interpellation, point of order, previous question, standing order

Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerRobert's Rules of Order

Indenfor samme emneområdemover, proposer

10. Order (om tilstand) (usually plural) the status or rank or office of a Christian clergyman in an ecclesiastical hierarchy

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningTheologians still disagree over whether `bishop' should or should not be a separate Order.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Holy Order

Mindre specifikke termerposition, status

Mere specifikke termeracolyte, anagnost, deacon, doorkeeper, exorcist, lector, ostiarius, ostiary, priest, reader, subdeacon

11. order (om gruppe) a group of person living under a religious rule

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe order of Saint Benedict.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)monastic order

Mindre specifikke termerreligious order, religious sect, sect

Mere specifikke termerAugustinian order, Benedictine order, Carmelite order, Carthusian order, Dominican order, Franciscan order, Jesuit order, Order of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, order of Saint Benedict, Society of Jesus

12. order (om gruppe) (biology) taxonomic group containing one or more families

Mindre specifikke termertaxon, taxonomic category, taxonomic group

Mere specifikke termeranimal order, fungus order, plant order, protoctist order

Tilhører disse specifikke termerfamily, suborder

Tilhører disse overordnede termerclass

Overordnet emneområdebiological science, biology

13. order (om kommunikation) a request for something to be made, supplied, or served

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI gave the waiter my order.
The company's products were in such demand that they got more orders than their call center could handle.

Mindre specifikke termerasking, request

Mere specifikke termershort order

14. order (om egenskab) (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

Mindre specifikke termerartistic style, idiom

Mere specifikke termerComposite order, Corinthian order, Dorian order, Doric order, Ionian order, Ionic order, Tuscan order

Overordnet emneområdearchitecture

15. order (om handling) the act of putting things in a sequential arrangement

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere were mistakes in the ordering of items on the list.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ordering

Mindre specifikke termerorganisation, organization

Mere specifikke termeralphabetisation, alphabetization, grading, layout, rank order, scaling, sequence, succession

Engelsk udsagnsord: order

1. order (om kommunikation) give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI said to him to go home.
She ordered him to do the shopping.
The mother told the child to get dressed.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey order him to write the letter

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)enjoin, say, tell

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE

Mindre specifikke termerrequest

Mere specifikke termercall, command, direct, instruct, require, send for, warn

2. order (om kommunikation) make a request for something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOrder me some flowers.
Order a work stoppage.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something from somebody

Mindre specifikke termerbespeak, call for, quest, request

Mere specifikke termercall, commission, place, reorder, wish

3. order (om kommunikation) issue commands or orders for

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)dictate, prescribe

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerbring down, impose, inflict, visit

Mere specifikke termermandate

4. order (om adfærd) bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe cannot regulate the way people dress.
This town likes to regulate.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)govern, regularise, regularize, regulate

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerdecide, determine, make up one's mind

Mere specifikke termerdistrict, standardise, standardize, zone

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)deregulate

5. order (om ændring) bring order to or into

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOrder these files.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerarrange, set up

Mere specifikke termerclean up, collate, disentangle, neaten, square away, straighten, straighten out, straighten out, systematise, systematize, systemise, systemize, tidy, tidy up, unsnarl

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)disarray, disorder

6. order (om ændring) place in a certain order

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOrder the photos chronologically.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerarrange, set up

7. order (om adfærd) appoint to a clerical posts

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was ordained in the Church.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)consecrate, ordain, ordinate

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody PP

Mindre specifikke termerenthrone, invest, vest

8. order (om erkendelse) arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningArrange my schedule.
Set up one's life.
I put these memories with those of bygone times.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)arrange, put, set up

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerorganise, organize

Mere specifikke termercontemporise, contemporize, phrase, synchronise, synchronize

9. order (om erkendelse) assign a rank or rating to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHow would you rank these students?.
The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)grade, place, range, rank, rate

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerevaluate, judge, pass judgment

Mere specifikke termerdowngrade, prioritise, prioritize, reorder, seed, sequence, shortlist, subordinate, superordinate, upgrade

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