verb (used with object), ar·ranged, ar·rang·ing.
verb (used without object), ar·ranged, ar·rang·ing.
Origin of arrange
Examples from the Web for arrange
After everyone has had their fill, we thank them for their time and arrange our next meeting.Heart of Darkness: Into Afghanistan’s Taliban Valley|Matt Trevithick, Daniel Seckman|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He is expected to tell the court that Dewani had paid him $900 to arrange a fake carjacking from which his wife would not emerge.The Honeymoon Murder Trial of British Millionaire Shrien Dewani Begins|Nico Hines|October 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We arrange ourselves in a circle on metal foldout chairs and a futon.A Shooting on a Tribal Land Uncovers Feds Running Wild|Caitlin Dickson|August 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Some nights they have concerts for musicians without a permit, and they also arrange shows for painters and photographers.
Waiting for others to arrange their next meeting means a months-long delay.Adam Hochschild on Keeping Company With His Dying Father|Adam Hochschild|June 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If she only knew what day Jimmy was to be in Washington she could arrange to meet him there.The Little Colonel's Chum: Mary Ware|Annie Fellows Johnston
Brief time remains for thee to prepare for the impending stroke, to arrange thy affairs, and to take leave of thy friends.Egmont|Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
I daresay the Count has told you that he would not work any more for us, and you are anxious to arrange the matter?A Cigarette-Maker's Romance|F. Marion Crawford
He will arrange his papers, not in the best way, but in the way he has always arranged them.Christopher Quarles|Percy James Brebner
She spoke satirically and smiled, but at the same moment tried to arrange the cushions more comfortably.Mrs. Severn, Vol. 1 (of 3)|Mary Elizabeth Carter
British Dictionary definitions for arrange
Word Origin for arrange
Word Origin and History for arrange
A rare word until the meaning generalized to "to place things in order" c.1780-1800. Musical sense of "adapt for other instruments or voices" is from 1808. Related: Arranged; arranging. Arranged marriage attested from 1854.