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Pronunciation: /ɔʀdɔne/

Translation of ordonner in English:

verbe transitif

  • 2 (mettre en ordre)
    to put [something] in order (objets)
    to order (paragraphes)
    ordonner quelque chose par ordre alphabétique/chronologique
    to put something in alphabetical/chronological order
    ordonner sa réflexion autour d'un thème principal
    to organize one's ideas around a central theme
    ordonner un polynôme
    to arrange a polynomial

also: s'ordonner verbe pronominal

  • s'ordonner facilement (paragraphes)
    to fall into order easily
    ses idées s'ordonnent autour d'un thème principal
    his/her ideas are organized around one main theme

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