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1. telephone

noun. ['ˈtɛləˌfoʊn'] electronic equipment that converts sound into electrical signals that can be transmitted over distances and then converts received signals back into sounds.

Synonyms

  • extension
  • extension phone
  • phone system
  • wireless telephone
  • dial telephone
  • pay-station
  • dial phone
  • desk phone
  • telephone system
  • handset
  • phone
  • radiophone
  • telephone set
  • speakerphone
  • radiotelephone
  • electronic equipment
  • telephone extension
  • receiver
  • French telephone
  • telephone receiver
  • pay-phone

Antonyms

  • shortness
  • flexion
  • vowel
  • consonant

Etymology

  • -phone (English)
  • φωνή (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • tele- (English)
  • τῆλε (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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  • vanorder
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  • warder
  • norder
  • gorder
  • corder
  • border
  • boarder

2. telephone

verb. ['ˈtɛləˌfoʊn'] get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone.

Synonyms

  • telecommunicate
  • cell phone
  • phone
  • call up
  • dial
  • call
  • call in

Antonyms

  • detach
  • silence
  • forget
  • give

Etymology

  • -phone (English)
  • φωνή (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • tele- (English)
  • τῆλε (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. 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))

4. 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))

5. 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))

6. 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))

7. 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))

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. 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))
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