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Spanish translation of “order”


noun /ˈoːdə/
a statement (by a person in authority) of what someone must do; a command He gave me my orders. an instruction to supply something We received several orders from Germany for spare parts. something supplied Your order is nearly ready. a tidy state The house is in (good) order. a system or method I must have order in my life. an arrangement (of people, things etc) in space, time etc The book are arranged on the shelf in alphabetical order I’ve listed the items to discuss in order of importance. a peaceful condition law and order. a written instruction to pay money a banker’s order. a group, class, rank or position This is a list of the various orders of plants the social order. a religious society, especially of monks the Benedictine order. orderly adjective well-behaved; quiet an orderly queue of people. orderliness noun order form noun a form on which a customer’s order is written 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 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 curtains made to order. on order having been ordered but not yet supplied We don’t have any copies of this book at the moment, but it’s on order. order about to keep on giving orders (to someone)
dar órdenes
I’m tired of him ordering me about all the time.
out of order not working (properly) The coffee machine is out of order. not correct according to what is regularly done, especially in meetings etc He was out of order in saying that. a tall order 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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