First Known Use of marching orders
MARCHING ORDERS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of marching orders for English Language Learners
: orders that tell you what to do
—used to say that someone has been ordered to leave a place, job, etc.
Learn More about marching orders
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up marching orders? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).