What does ordering mean?

Definitions for ordering

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ordering, order, ordination(noun)

    logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements

    "we shall consider these questions in the inverse order of their presentation"

  2. order, ordering(noun)

    the act of putting things in a sequential arrangement

    "there were mistakes in the ordering of items on the list"


  1. ordering(Noun)

    Arrangement in a sequence.

    She gave the students' performances a rank ordering.

  2. ordering(Noun)

    Making an agreement for later pick up or delivery.

    Ordering has to be complete at least six weeks before expected delivery to get our best prices.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ordering in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ordering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Judge Harris:

    The court is ordering bar counsel to investigate.

  2. Aristotle:

    It is in justice that the ordering of society is centered.

  3. Gerry Laderman:

    I would say that is really not a factor in decisions on retaining aircraft or ordering new aircraft.

  4. Ken Hershman:

    Given what we are seeing in the early ordering part is that this will be a very, very successful night.

  5. Harold Geneen:

    I don't believe in just ordering people to do things. You have to sort of grab an oar and row with them.

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