Translation of "order" - English-Spanish dictionary

order

noun /ˈɔː·dər/ us /ˈɔr·dər/

A2 a request for food or drinks in a restaurant, or to make or supply goods

pedido
Has the waiter taken your order?

B1 the arrangement of a group of people or things in a list from first to last

orden
The names are in alphabetical order.
We put the tasks in order of importance.
Please keep the books in order (= arranged correctly) on the shelf.
Don’t get the pages out of order (= not arranged correctly).

something that someone tells you that you must do

orden
You must obey orders at all times.

[ no plural ] the state of everything being tidy and in its correct place

orden
I like to have my desk in order.
out of order

B1 If a machine is out of order, it is not working.

estropeado
The coffee machine is out of order.
in order to do something

B1 so that you can do something

para hacer algo
She worked all summer in order to save some money.
verb uk /ˈɔː·dər/ us /ˈɔr·dər/

A2 to ask for food or drinks in a restaurant, or to ask someone to make or supply goods

pedir
Have you ordered any drinks?
We ordered new lights for the kitchen.

to tell someone that they must do something

ordenar
He ordered / them to leave.

to arrange a group of people or things in a list from first to last

ordenar
Have you ordered the pages correctly?

(Translation of “order” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

order

noun /ˈoːdə/

a statement (by a person in authority) of what someone must do; a command

orden
He gave me my orders.

an instruction to supply something

orden, pedido
We received several orders from Germany for spare parts.

something supplied

pedido
Your order is nearly ready.

a tidy state

orden
The house is in (good) order.

a system or method

orden
I must have order in my life.

an arrangement (of people, things etc ) in space, time etc

orden
The book are arranged on the shelf in alphabetical order
I’ve listed the items to discuss in order of importance.

a peaceful condition

orden
law and order.

a written instruction to pay money

orden
a banker’s order.

a group, class, rank or position

orden
This is a list of the various orders of plants
the social order.

a religious society, especially of monks

orden
the Benedictine order.
orderly adjective

well-behaved; quiet

formal, ordenado
an orderly queue of people.
orderliness noun

orden
order form noun

a form on which a customer’s order is written

hoja de pedido
Please fill in the order form and send to the address below.
in order

correct according to what is regularly done, especially in meetings etc

correcto
It is quite in order to end the meeting now.

in a good efficient state

en orden
Everything is in order for the party.
in order (that)

so that

para que, a fin de que
He checked all his figures again in order that the report might be as accurate as possible.
in order to

for the purpose of

para, a fin de
I went home in order to change my clothes.
made to order

made when and how a customer wishes

hecho por encargo
curtains made to order.
on order

having been ordered but not yet supplied

estar pedido
We don’t have any copies of this book at the moment, but it’s on order.
order about phrasal verb

to keep on giving orders (to someone)

dar órdenes
I’m tired of him ordering me about all the time.
out of order adjective

not working (properly)

averiado
The coffee machine is out of order.

not correct according to what is regularly done, especially in meetings etc

fuera de lugar
He was out of order in saying that.
a tall order noun

a difficult job or task

demasiado trabajo
Asking us to finish this by Friday is a bit of a tall order.

(Translation of “order” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)