established order

Definition of established order

  1. :  the way things are usually done in society, in an organization, etc. He challenged the established order.

Word by Word Definitions

establishplay established
  1. :  to institute (as a law) permanently by enactment or agreement

    :  settle

    :  to make firm or stable

  1. :  to put in order :  arrange

    :  to give an order to :  command

    :  destine, ordain

  1. :  a group of people united in a formal way: such as

    :  a fraternal society

    :  a community under a religious rule

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holding stubbornly to a belief or view

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