What does organization mean?

Definitions for organizationˌɔr gə nəˈzeɪ ʃən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word organization.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. organization, organisation(noun)

    a group of people who work together

  2. arrangement, organization, organisation, system(noun)

    an organized structure for arranging or classifying

    "he changed the arrangement of the topics"; "the facts were familiar but it was in the organization of them that he was original"; "he tried to understand their system of classification"

  3. administration, governance, governing body, establishment, brass, organization, organisation(noun)

    the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something

    "he claims that the present administration is corrupt"; "the governance of an association is responsible to its members"; "he quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment"

  4. organization, organisation(noun)

    the act of organizing a business or an activity related to a business

    "he was brought in to supervise the organization of a new department"

  5. organization, organisation, system(noun)

    an ordered manner; orderliness by virtue of being methodical and well organized

    "his compulsive organization was not an endearing quality"; "we can't do it unless we establish some system around here"

  6. organization, organisation(noun)

    the activity or result of distributing or disposing persons or things properly or methodically

    "his organization of the work force was very efficient"

  7. constitution, establishment, formation, organization, organisation(noun)

    the act of forming or establishing something

    "the constitution of a PTA group last year"; "it was the establishment of his reputation"; "he still remembers the organization of the club"

GCIDE

  1. Organization(n.)

    Specifically: A group of persons associated together for a common purpose and having a set of rules which specify the relations of the individual members to the whole gorup.

  2. Organization(n.)

    The manner in which something is organized; the relations included in an organized state or condition; as, the organization of the department permits ad hoc groups to form.

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. organisation.]

Wiktionary

  1. organization(Noun)

    The quality of being organized.

    This painting shows little organization at first glance, but little by little the structure becomes clear.

  2. organization(Noun)

    The way in which something is organized, such as a book or an article.

    The organization of the book is as follows.

  3. organization(Noun)

    A group of people or other legal entities with an explicit purpose and written rules.

  4. organization(Noun)

    A group of people consciously cooperating.

    Over time, the spontaneous movement had become an organization.

  5. organization(Noun)

    A major league club and all its farm teams.

    He's been in the Dodgers' organization since 2003.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'organization' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1662

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'organization' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1607

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'organization' in Nouns Frequency: #485

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of organization in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of organization in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Joan Baez:

    The only thing that's been a worse flop than the organization of non-violence has been the organization of violence.

  2. Jonar Nader:

    The first organization whose atmosphere and attitude will tolerate the use of nanomation technology will be the first organization to swallow its market whole.

  3. Jens Stoltenberg:

    North Atlantic Treaty Organization does not possess or North Atlantic Treaty Organization does n’t sell military equipment, that is something the nations are doing or not doing.

  4. Trent Baalke:

    While this organization has a strong belief in due process and has demonstrated that over time, Ray has demonstrated a pattern of poor decision-making that has led to multiple distractions for this organization and this football team that can no longer be tolerated.

  5. Med Jones:

    You cut the jacket to fit the person, you do not cut the person to fit the jacket. Do not imitate the strategies of your competitors or blindly implement industry best practices. The Leader of an organization must analyze the situation and customize the business plans to fit the organization's position.

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