Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. order

verb. ['ˈɔrdɝ'] give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority.

Synonyms

  • enjoin
  • direct
  • tell
  • instruct
  • command
  • warn
  • request
  • send for
  • say
  • call

Antonyms

  • obfuscate
  • ravel
  • disagree
  • stay

Etymology

  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ordre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

Featured Games

Rhymes with Pecking Order

  • vanorder
  • recorder
  • disorder
  • reorder
  • warder
  • norder
  • gorder
  • corder
  • border
  • boarder

Sentences with pecking-order


1. Noun Phrase
Do not allow your goat to think he is above you in the herd's pecking order.

2. Noun Phrase
Pigs can also be rather hierarchical and feel the need to establish some sort of pecking order.

3. Noun Phrase
Gender and age are also large factors that play into the pecking order.

4. Noun Phrase
Despite the fancy name, a magistrate is at the bottom of the judicial pecking order.

2. order

noun. ['ˈɔrdɝ'] (often plural) a command given by a superior (e.g., a military or law enforcement officer) that must be obeyed.

Synonyms

  • summons
  • bid
  • marching orders
  • dictation
  • bidding
  • command

Antonyms

  • insubordinate
  • domineering
  • independent
  • follower

Etymology

  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ordre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. order

verb. ['ˈɔrdɝ'] make a request for something.

Synonyms

  • place
  • bespeak
  • quest
  • wish
  • commission
  • request
  • call
  • reorder

Antonyms

  • twist
  • twine
  • bend
  • weave

Etymology

  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ordre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. order

noun. ['ˈɔrdɝ'] a degree in a continuum of size or quantity.

Synonyms

  • magnitude

Antonyms

  • legalize
  • decriminalise

Etymology

  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ordre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. order

noun. ['ˈɔrdɝ'] established customary state (especially of society).

Synonyms

  • state
  • quiet
  • harmony
  • concord
  • polity
  • rule of law
  • concordance
  • tranquillity
  • stability
  • tranquility
  • peace

Antonyms

  • disorder
  • war
  • hardware
  • worsen

Etymology

  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ordre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. order

noun. ['ˈɔrdɝ'] logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements.

Synonyms

  • arrangement
  • genome
  • genetic code
  • word order
  • series
  • ordering
  • bacteria order

Antonyms

  • left
  • right
  • demote
  • descent

Etymology

  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ordre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. order

verb. ['ˈɔrdɝ'] issue commands or orders for.

Synonyms

  • bring down
  • dictate
  • impose
  • inflict
  • mandate
  • visit

Antonyms

  • dirty
  • untidy
  • unfastidious
  • inconsiderable

Etymology

  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ordre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. order

noun. ['ˈɔrdɝ'] a condition of regular or proper arrangement.

Synonyms

  • kelter
  • tidiness
  • spit and polish
  • orderliness
  • status
  • kilter

Antonyms

  • disorder
  • disorderliness
  • software
  • intense

Etymology

  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ordre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. order

verb. ['ˈɔrdɝ'] bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations.

Synonyms

  • standardize
  • regularise
  • determine
  • regularize
  • zone
  • district
  • decide
  • make up one's mind
  • govern
  • regulate

Antonyms

  • winterize
  • summerize
  • disassemble
  • disjoin

Etymology

  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ordre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. order

noun. ['ˈɔrdɝ'] a commercial document used to request someone to supply something in return for payment and providing specifications and quantities.

Synonyms

  • stop payment
  • stop order
  • purchase order
  • production order
  • stop-loss order
  • indent
  • market order
  • commercial instrument
  • mail order
  • reorder
  • credit order
  • bill-me order

Antonyms

  • bear
  • behave
  • discontinue
  • refrain

Etymology

  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ordre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
Synonym.com