in good order

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Related to in good order: Roberts Rules of Order
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: good order - in the right manner; "please do your job properly!"; "can't you carry me decent?"
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Now come and read aloud to me; my eyes are tired, and it is pleasant to sit here by the fire while the rain pours outside and Aunt Jane lectures upstairs," said Uncle Alec, when last month's accounts had been put in good order and a fresh page neatly begun.
Once in a while I get broken up some, but I am easily repaired and put in good order again.
Bumble thought it expedient to look down, and see that the boy was in good order for inspection by his new master: which he accordingly did, with a fit and becoming air of gracious patronage.