tall order

noun

Definition of tall order

informal

  1. :  something that is very difficult to do Getting the project done on schedule is going to be a tall order. That's a tall order to fill.

Word by Word Definitions

tallplay
  1. :  high in stature

    :  of a specified height

    :  of considerable height

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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