in (good) working order

Definition of in (good) working order

  1. :  working properly Drivers must keep their trucks clean and in (good) working order.

Word by Word Definitions

goodplay
  1. :  of a favorable character or tendency

    :  bountiful, fertile

    :  handsome, attractive

  1. :  something that is good

    :  something conforming to the moral order of the universe

    :  praiseworthy character :  goodness

  1. :  well

    : used as an intensive

workingplay
  1. :  the manner of functioning or operating :  operation

  1. :  engaged in work especially for wages or a salary

    :  adequate to permit work to be done

    :  assumed or adopted to permit or facilitate further work or activity

orderplay
  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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