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organized

adjective

Simple Definition of organized

  • : arranged into a formal group with leaders and with rules for doing or planning things

  • : arranged into or belonging to a labor union

  • : arranged or planned in a particular way

Full Definition of organized

  1. 1 :  having a formal organization to coordinate and carry out activities <organized baseball> <organized crime>

  2. 2 :  affiliated by membership in an organization (as a union) <organized steelworkers>

Examples of organized

  1. They ran a well-organized political campaign.

  2. She's a very organized person.



1817

First Known Use of organized

1817




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