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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))

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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. stop

verb. ['ˈstɑːp'] come to a halt, stop moving.

Synonyms

  • rein
  • draw up
  • rein in
  • check
  • haul up
  • halt
  • pull up
  • settle
  • brake
  • conk
  • stall
  • pull up short

Antonyms

  • go on
  • rise
  • precede
  • advance

Etymology

  • stoppe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • stoppa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stoppen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. stop

verb. ['ˈstɑːp'] put an end to a state or an activity.

Synonyms

  • give up
  • cease
  • shut off
  • knock off
  • close off
  • quit
  • call it a day
  • leave off
  • call it quits
  • sign off
  • drop
  • discontinue
  • cheese
  • retire
  • withdraw
  • break
  • lay off

Antonyms

  • mark up
  • include
  • divest
  • overspend

Etymology

  • stoppe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • stoppa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stoppen (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. stop

verb. ['ˈstɑːp'] stop from happening or developing.

Synonyms

  • foreclose
  • forbid
  • block
  • embargo
  • halt
  • kibosh
  • stay
  • preclude
  • prevent

Antonyms

  • cry
  • integrate
  • uncut
  • requisition

Etymology

  • stoppe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • stoppa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stoppen (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. stop

verb. ['ˈstɑːp'] cause to stop.

Synonyms

  • cut
  • draw up
  • rein in
  • check
  • bring up
  • halt
  • arrest
  • pull up
  • flag down
  • brake
  • hold
  • stall

Antonyms

  • fall
  • ascend
  • go
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • stoppe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • stoppa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stoppen (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. stop

verb. ['ˈstɑːp'] interrupt a trip.

Synonyms

  • disrupt
  • lay over
  • interrupt
  • cut off
  • stop over
  • call

Antonyms

  • go off
  • no-go
  • pull in
  • birth

Etymology

  • stoppe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • stoppa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stoppen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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