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or·der·ly

 (ôr′dər-lē)
adj.
1.
a. Free from disorder; neat or well-arranged: an orderly room.
b. Having a systematic arrangement: a garden with orderly rows.
2.
a. Given to keeping things neat or well-arranged: an orderly housekeeper.
b. Adhering or conforming to a method or system: an orderly researcher.
3. Devoid of violence or disruption; peaceful: an orderly transition of governments.
n. pl. or·der·lies
1. An attendant who does routine, nonmedical work in a hospital.
2. A soldier assigned to attend and perform various tasks for a superior officer.
adv.
Systematically; regularly.

or′der·li·ness n.

orderly

(ˈɔːdəlɪ)
adj
1. in order, properly arranged, or tidy
2. obeying or appreciating method, system, and arrangement
3. harmonious or peaceful
4. (Military) military of or relating to orders: an orderly book.
adv
rare according to custom or rule
n, pl -lies
5. (Medicine) med a male hospital attendant
6. (Military) military a junior rank detailed to carry orders or perform minor tasks for a more senior officer
ˈorderliness n

or•der•ly

(ˈɔr dər li)

adj., n., pl. -lies,
adv. adj.
1. arranged or disposed in a neat, tidy manner or in a regular sequence: an orderly desk.
2. observant of or governed by system or method.
3. characterized by or observant of law, rule, or discipline; well-behaved; law-abiding.
4. pertaining to or charged with the communication or execution of orders.
n.
5. a hospital attendant having general, nonmedical duties.
6. an enlisted soldier assigned to perform various chores for a commanding officer or group of officers.
adv.
7. methodically; regularly.
8. according to established order or rule.
[1470–80]
or′der•li•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.orderly - a soldier who serves as an attendant to a superior officerorderly - a soldier who serves as an attendant to a superior officer; "the orderly laid out the general's uniform"
attendant, attender, tender - someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another
soldier - an enlisted man or woman who serves in an army; "the soldiers stood at attention"
2.orderly - a male hospital attendant who has general duties that do not involve the medical treatment of patientsorderly - a male hospital attendant who has general duties that do not involve the medical treatment of patients
attendant, attender, tender - someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another
Adj.1.orderly - devoid of violence or disruption; "an orderly crowd confronted the president"
disorderly - undisciplined and unruly; "disorderly youths"; "disorderly conduct"
2.orderly - clean or organized; "her neat dress"; "a neat room"
tidy - marked by order and cleanliness in appearance or habits; "a tidy person"; "a tidy house"; "a tidy mind"

orderly

adjective
1. well-behaved, controlled, disciplined, quiet, restrained, law-abiding, obedient, docile, nonviolent, peaceable, decorous The organizers guided them in orderly fashion out of the building.
well-behaved disorderly, uncontrolled, riotous, undisciplined

orderly

adjective
1. In good order or clean condition:
Chiefly British: tight.
2. Arranged or proceeding in a set, systematized pattern:
Translations
ضابِط الخِدْمَة اليَوْمِيَّهمُرَتَّب، خاضِع للنِّظام، هادئمُمَرِّض عَسْكَري في مُسْتَشْفى
ordonnansportørroligvelordnet
fegyelmezettkórházi beteghordozótiszti küldönc
agaîur; stillturhjúkrunarmaîuróbreyttur hermaîur
disciplinovanýordonancvojenský posolzdravotník
düzenliemir erihastane hademesitertipli

orderly

[ˈɔːdəlɪ]
A. ADJ [queue, row, room] → ordenado; [person, mind] → ordenado, metódico; [crowd] → pacífico; [class] → obediente, disciplinado
in an orderly fashion or way or mannerde forma or manera ordenada
B. N (Mil) → ordenanza mf (Med) → celador(a) m/f
C. CPD orderly room N (Mil) → oficina f

orderly

[ˈɔːrrli]
n
(= hospital worker) → agent m hospitalier
(MILITARY)ordonnance f
adj
[room] → en ordre
[mind] → ordonné(e)
[person] → ordonné(e)
[system] → ordonné(e)
in an orderly manner → en bon ordre
Please leave the building in a calm and orderly manner → Prière d'évacuer le bâtiment dans le calme et en bon ordre.order number nnuméro m de commandeorder of magnitude n (= scale) → ordre m de grandeurOrder of Merit n (British) the Order of Merit → l'ordre m du mérite

orderly

adj
(= tidy, methodical)ordentlich, geordnet; lifegeordnet, geregelt; person, mindordentlich, methodisch; in an orderly fashion or mannergeordnet
group, demonstrationruhig, friedlich, gesittet
n
(Mil, attached to officer) → Bursche m (dated)
(medical) orderlyPfleger(in) m(f); (Mil) → Sanitäter(in) m(f)

orderly

:
orderly officer
ndiensthabender Offizier, diensthabende Offizierin, Offizier(in) m(f)vom Dienst
orderly room
nSchreibstube f

orderly

[ˈɔːdəlɪ]
1. adj (person) → ordinato/a; (mind) → metodico/a; (room) → in ordine, ordinato/a; (meeting, crowd) → disciplinato/a
2. n (Mil) → attendente m (Med) → inserviente m

order

(ˈoːdə) noun
1. a statement (by a person in authority) of what someone must do; a command. He gave me my orders.
2. an instruction to supply something. orders from Germany for special gates.
3. something supplied. Your order is nearly ready.
4. a tidy state. The house is in (good) order.
5. a system or method. I must have order in my life.
6. an arrangement (of people, things etc) in space, time etc. in alphabetical order; in order of importance.
7. a peaceful condition. law and order.
8. a written instruction to pay money. a banker's order.
9. a group, class, rank or position. This is a list of the various orders of plants; the social order.
10. a religious society, especially of monks. the Benedictine order.
verb
1. to tell (someone) to do something (from a position of authority). He ordered me to stand up.
2. to give an instruction to supply. I have ordered some new furniture from the shop; He ordered a steak.
3. to put in order. Should we order these alphabetically?
ˈorderly adjective
well-behaved; quiet. an orderly queue of people.
nounplural ˈorderlies
1. a hospital attendant who does routine jobs.
2. a soldier who carries an officer's orders and messages.
ˈorderliness noun
ˈorder-form noun
a form on which a customer's order is written.
in order
1. correct according to what is regularly done, especially in meetings etc. It is quite in order to end the meeting now.
2. in a good efficient state. Everything is in order for the party.
in order (that)
so that. He checked all his figures again in order that the report might be as accurate as possible.
in order to
for the purpose of. I went home in order to change my clothes.
made to order
made when and how a customer wishes. curtains made to order.
on order
having been ordered but not yet supplied. We don't have any copies of this book at the moment, but it's on order.
order about
to keep on giving orders (to someone). I'm tired of him ordering me about all the time.
out of order
1. not working (properly). The machine is out of order.
2. not correct according to what is regularly done, especially in meetings etc. He was out of order in saying that.
a tall order
a difficult job or task. Asking us to finish this by Friday is a bit of a tall order.

or·der·ly

n. asistente de enfermero-a.

orderly

n (pl -lies) (ant) camillero, auxiliar mf de enfermería
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As she used them, Jo found herself humming the songs Beth used to hum, imitating Beth's orderly ways, and giving the little touches here and there that kept everything fresh and cozy, which was the first step toward making home happy, though she didn't know it till Hannah said with an approving squeeze of the hand.
David was always a quiet, orderly boy and for a long time was thought by the people of Wines- burg to be something of a dullard.
One always felt that an orderly and very sociable kind of life was going on there.
A very few minutes only were necessary to parade a few files, and to dispatch an orderly with a flag to announce the approach of the commandant of the fort.
Alone, except for a certain respectable and orderly young man, an artist in the daguerreotype line, who, for about three months back, had been a lodger in a remote gable,--quite a house by itself, indeed,--with locks, bolts, and oaken bars on all the intervening doors.
Such are enabled, with apparent ease, and without severity, to subject to their will, and bring into harmonious and systematic order, the various members of their small estate,--to regulate their peculiarities, and so balance and compensate the deficiencies of one by the excess of another, as to produce a harmonious and orderly system.
They were called on to share in the awkwardness of a rather long interval between the courses, and obliged to be as formal and as orderly as the others; but when the table was again safely covered, when every corner dish was placed exactly right, and occupation and ease were generally restored, Emma said,
that, doubtless, was the name of her house: a neat orderly spot, I was sure; though I failed in my efforts to conceive a correct plan of the premises.
said the moral agriculturist, "I take no credit to myself for this: it is my nature to be orderly, and orderly I am.
Very orderly and methodical he looked, with a hand on each knee, and a loud watch ticking a sonorous sermon under his flapped waist-coat, as though it pitted its gravity and longevity against the levity and evanescence of the brisk fire.
I see her, with her modest, orderly, placid manner, and I hear her beautiful calm voice, as I write these words.
She was so quiet, and had such an orderly, good, and pretty way with her, that I did not like the thought of making her cry again.