Translate order | into French | into German | into Italian | into Spanish
Definition of order
- (orders) the rank of a member of the clergy or an ordained minister of the Church:he took priest’s ordersSee also holy orders.
- (the order) the position in which a rifle is held after ordering arms. See order arms below.
Middle English: from Old French ordre, from Latin ordo, ordin- 'row, series, rank'