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  1. orders(Noun)

    Plural form of order.

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  1. Orders

    Orders is a 1974 Quebec historical drama film about the incarceration of innocent civilians during the 1970 October Crisis and the War Measures Act enacted by the Canadian government of Pierre Trudeau. It is the second film by director Michel Brault. It features entertainer and Senator Jean Lapointe. The film tells the story of five of those incarcerated civilians. It is scripted but is inspired by a number of interviews with actual prisoners made during the events and its style is heavily inspired by the Quebec school of Cinéma vérité. It is a docufiction. It won a Cannes Film Festival Award in 1975 and four Canadian Film Awards the same year. It was also selected as the Canadian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 48th Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. orders

    Societies of knights. (See KNIGHTHOOD.)

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. orders

    Are the instructions, injunctions, or commands issued by superior officers. The orders of commanders of armies, divisions, brigades, regiments, are denominated orders of such army, division, etc., and are either general or special. They are numbered, general and special in separate series, each beginning with the year. In Great Britain and other European countries, and in the United States, orders generally take the designation of the headquarters from which they are issued.

Editors Contribution

  1. orders

    Verb form of the word order.

    The customer orders are all being delivered efficiently.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 15, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'orders' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2030

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'orders' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2099

How to pronounce orders?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of orders in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of orders in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of orders in a Sentence

  1. Chief Executive Ian King:

    It's conditional on determining with the Australian government what the future of the shipbuild industry is, it's not necessarily about orders, we need to take a long term view on what they want as capabilities.

  2. George Pataki:

    I defeated Mario Cuomo, and the first day in office, my first executive order, I revoked every one of the executive orders that Mario Cuomo had enacted over the past twelve years. I would do that to Barack Obama's executive orders.

  3. Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu:

    Turkey is not a country under your orders, it is an independent country... Speaking to such a country from above, dictating what it can and cannot buy, is not a correct approach and does not fit our alliance.

  4. Abu Ahmed:

    Daesh fighters are becoming more hostile and suspicious. They prevent us from leaving houses. Everyone who goes out against orders is caught and investigated, we feel we’re living inside a sealed casket.

  5. Pannika Wanich:

    The junta government yearned for international acceptance after the coup...and formed a dark alliance with Malaysia, the only person who can issue these orders is Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha.

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