• synonyms


  1. order.
  2. ordinal.
  3. ordinance.
  4. ordinary.
  5. ordnance.
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Historical Examples of ord

  • So Warner took to washing the dishes and Ord cared for the horses.

    Life of Wm. Tecumseh Sherman.

    W. Fletcher Johnson

  • Ord was wounded in this engagement, and the command devolved on Hurlbut.

    Campfire and Battlefield

    Rossiter Johnson

  • Ord met the advance of the enemy soon after leaving Burnsville.

    Campfire and Battlefield

    Rossiter Johnson

  • Ord and a young citizen, named Seton, were associated with me in this.

  • Ord and I took the land, and we paid Seton for his labor in cash.

British Dictionary definitions for ord


  1. a river in NE Western Australia, rising on the Kimberley Plateau and flowing generally north to the Timor Sea: subject of a major irrigation scheme. Length: about 500 km (300 miles)
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