Definition of in descending order
- The states are listed in descending order of population size.
- The sale items are arranged in descending order according to price.
: to pass from a higher place or level to a lower one
: to pass in discussion from what is logically prior or more comprehensive
: to originate or come from an ancestral stock or source : derive
: to put in order : arrange
: to give an order to : command
: destine, ordain
: a group of people united in a formal way: such as
: a fraternal society
: a community under a religious rule
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