Mess and Order


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Mess noun – A state in which everything is out of order.
Usage example: the bachelor party had left the house in a total mess

Order is an antonym for mess in topics: disorder, difficulty.
Nearby Words: messy, messed, messing
Antonyms for Mess


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Order verb – To put into a particular arrangement.
Usage example: he likes to order his life so that there are few surprises

Mess is an antonym for order in topics: organization, request, class, arrangement, command.
Nearby Words: ordered, orderly, ordering, orderliness
Antonyms for Order
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How words are described

usual usual mess usual order
complete complete mess complete order
current current mess current order
entire entire mess entire order
Other adjectives: real, large, absolute, general, different.

Both words in one sentence

  • Anachronic Order And then some of Johnny's later notes mess with the order they're shown a bit, especially if you aren't paying attention to the dates.
  • Videogame / Darkest Dungeon Both vicious berserkers fighting for the old gods and mages trying to break your characters will while summoning tentacles to mess up your unit order.
  • Series / Caméra Café Giovanna's solution is asking resident Nerd and Playful Hacker Olmo's help in order to mess around with the answering machine, only for Casanova Wannabe Paolo finding out about it instead.
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