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Definitions and Synonyms of orderly | Another word for orderly | What is orderly?

Definition 1: a male hospital attendant who has general duties that do not involve the medical treatment of patients - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for orderly in the sense of this definition

(orderly is a kind of ...) someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another

Definition 2: a soldier who serves as an attendant to a superior officer - [noun denoting person]

Samples where orderly or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the orderly laid out the general's uniform

(orderly is a kind of ...) someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another

(orderly is a kind of ...) an enlisted man or woman who serves in an army

"the soldiers stood at attention"

Definition 3: devoid of violence or disruption - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where orderly or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an orderly crowd confronted the president

Definition 4: clean or organized - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where orderly or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • her neat dress
  • a neat room

Synonyms for orderly in the sense of this definition

(orderly is similar to ...) marked by order and cleanliness in appearance or habits

"a tidy person" "a tidy house" "a tidy mind"

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