orden = order masculine noun

orden = order feminine noun


masculine noun
masculine noun
plural órdenes

English Translation of ORDEN

: order
todo está en ordeneverything's in order
por orden cronológicoin chronological order
fueron archivados por orden alfabéticothey were filed alphabetically or in alphabetical order
se fueron sentando por orden de llegadathey sat down in order of arrival
por orden de antigüedadin order of seniority
por orden de importanciain order of importance
el ministro supo poner orden en el departamentothe minister managed to sort out or put some order into the department
los policías trataban de poner orden en aquel caos de tráficothe police attempted to sort out the traffic chaos
voy a poner orden en mi mesaI'm going to tidy up my desk
todo en orden, mi capitáneverything is in order, captain
orden del día : agenda (at a meeting)
orden público : law and order
fueron detenidos por alterar el orden públicothey were arrested for breach of the peace or for disturbing the peace

Examples of ORDEN

en orden de combate in battle order
en unas cuantas horas consiguieron poner todas sus cosas en orden in a few hours they managed to sort everything out
poner en orden las ideas to sort out one's ideas
el orden establecido the established order


feminine noun
feminine noun
plural órdenes

English Translation of ORDEN

: order
una orden religiosaa religious order
una orden de tacosan order of tacos
¡es una orden!(and) that's an order!
tenemos órdenes de no dejar pasar a nadiewe are under orders not to let anybody through
dar (la) orden de hacer algoto give the order to do something
fue encarcelado por orden del juezhe was imprisoned by order of the judge
la Orden de Calatravathe Order of Calatrava
la Orden de San Benitothe Benedictine Order
orden de compra : purchase order
estar a la orden del día : to be the order of the day, to be prevalent
los robos están a la orden del día en esta zonarobberies have become the norm in this area
en los setenta llevar coleta estaba a la orden del díain the seventies ponytails were the in thing

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