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Translation of "order" - English-Spanish dictionary

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.
(Definition of order from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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