Definition of orders are orders in English:

orders are orders

Commands must be obeyed, however much one may disagree with them: orders are orders and you’re only doing your duty
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  • It's a shame that such beauty has to be wasted, but orders are orders.
  • But orders are orders, I'm sure after so many years, you understand.
  • I don't see the point, it's not like the grass is gonna grow much in this weather, but orders are orders.
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Pronunciation: ˈdiNGkəm
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