noun, plural or·der·lies.
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Origin of orderly
synonym study for orderly
OTHER WORDS FROM orderlyor·der·li·ness, nounun·or·der·ly, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for orderly
This city doesn’t panic, it simply spreads out in an orderly fashion.The Self-Driving Car Is a Red Herring - Issue 92: Frontiers|Anthony Townsend|October 21, 2020|Nautilus
Last night’s debate made clear that additional structure should be added to the format of the remaining debates to ensure a more orderly discussion of the issues.
His bellicose performance in the first presidential debate probably didn’t comfort businesspeople hoping for more orderly policymaking.
Thus, a shelf of alphabetized books is more orderly and has less entropy.
Another way of stating this is to say that the xy-plane “parameterizes,” or collects in an orderly way, all pairs of points on the number line.New Geometric Perspective Cracks Old Problem About Rectangles|Kevin Hartnett|June 25, 2020|Quanta Magazine
The protestors cooperated for the most part, making the march orderly and peaceful.
People came up from Mexico, mostly young men in their 20s, in a more or less orderly fashion.Careful What You Wish For: Here’s What California Would Look Like Without Illegal Immigrants|Ruben Navarrette Jr.|September 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yes, I think an orderly and measured immigration policy is appropriate.
By global standards, it's a fairly calm, quiet, orderly place of medium size that functions pretty well most days.
The delays would cause chaos and snarl traffic at checkpoints, frustrate orderly schedules, and make tempers short.Iraqi Insurgents Circulate the Lie That They Killed the Judge in Saddam’s Trial|Michael Newton|June 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now this setting up of an orderly law-abiding self seems to me to imply that there are impulses which make for order.
Not only are they required to do things in a proper orderly manner, but people have to treat them with due deference.
We have to remember that his daily life, where the home is orderly, helps to impress on him regularity of form.
Dobson, mouth agape, struck a little bell on the desk and the orderly stepped in from the outer room.
After an uncertain period of waiting, the orderly called "Gordon MacRae," and the inquisition began.