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Meaning of "in order to" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF IN ORDER TO

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WHAT DOES IN ORDER TO MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of in order to in the English dictionary

The definition of in order to in the dictionary is so that it is possible to.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE IN ORDER TO

in one´s cups
in one´s face
in one´s heart
in one´s mind´s eye
in one´s own back yard
in one´s own right
in one´s own time
in one´s pocket
in one´s power
in one´s right mind
in one´s shirtsleeves
in one´s stocking feet
in one´s tracks
in opposition
in order
in order that
in ordinary
in other words
in our midst
in overdrive

WORDS THAT END LIKE IN ORDER TO

according to
all the better to
be a wake-up to
come home to
come to
come up to
do honour to
down to
due to
face up to
give rise to
give way to
go to
in addition to
look forward to
make up to
near to
prior to
put up to
run counter to

Synonyms and antonyms of in order to in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «in order to» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF IN ORDER TO

Find out the translation of in order to to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of in order to from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «in order to» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

为了
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

a fin de que
570 millions of speakers

English

in order to
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

के लिए
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

من أجل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

чтобы
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

a fim de
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

নির্দেশ অনুসারে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

afin de
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

supaya
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

damit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

の順に
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

위해서는
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Supaya
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

để
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

என்று
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

त्या अनुसार
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

amacıyla
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

in modo da
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

W celu
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

щоб
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

în scopul de a
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

προκειμένου να
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ten einde te
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

i syfte att
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

for å kunne
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of in order to

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «IN ORDER TO»

The term «in order to» is very widely used and occupies the 1.076 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «IN ORDER TO» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about in order to

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10 QUOTES WITH «IN ORDER TO»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word in order to.
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Madeleine Albright
I do believe that in order to be a successful negotiator that as a diplomat, you have to be able to put yourself into the other person's shoes. Unless you can understand what is motivating them, you are never going to be able to figure out how to solve a particular problem.
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Madeleine Albright
The capability of negotiating... is something that means you not only have to understand fully what you believe and what your national interests are but in order to be a really good negotiator, you have to try to figure out what the other person on the other side of the table has in mind.
3
Khandi Alexander
So the only things I was being allowed to audition for were small roles in comedies. It broke my heart. No one would see me for anything else. I knew, in order to open up my career, I had to leave or that's all I would ever be given.
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Alfred Amoroso
I'm very grateful and proud of the progress Yahoo! has made over the past year. When I took the position as chairman, I told the board that my intention was to serve for one year in order to help Yahoo! during a critical time of transformation.
5
Alan Arkin
I don't live in L.A. on purpose because I don't wanna be immersed in that. I have to have a real life, with real people, in order to inform what I'm doing; otherwise, it just becomes the snake eating its own tail. Vampirism.
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David Ben-Gurion
In Israel, in order to be a realist you must believe in miracles.
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John Berger
A line, an area of tone, is not really important because it records what you have seen, but because of what it will lead you on to see. Following up its logic in order to check its accuracy, you find confirmation or denial in the object itself or in your memory of it.
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Niels Bohr
Every great and deep difficulty bears in itself its own solution. It forces us to change our thinking in order to find it.
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Jordana Brewster
You need the audience to become invested in the characters and in order to become invested, they need to identify with the characters... and that's why the characters need to be real.
10
Italo Calvino
The writer is someone who tears himself to pieces in order to liberate his neighbor.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «IN ORDER TO»

Discover the use of in order to in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to in order to and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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We Tell Ourselves Stories in Order to Live: Collected Nonfiction
A definitive compilation of essays and nonfiction writings spanning more than forty years includes the author's reflections on politics, lifestyle, place, and cultural figures, including her studies of Haight-Ashbury, the Manson family, the ...
Joan Didion, 2006
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"Dividing the Realm in Order to Govern": The Spatial ...
States are inherently and fundamentally geographical. Sovereignty is based on control of territory. This book uses Song China to explain how a pre-industrial regime organized itself spatially in order to exercise authority.
Ruth Mostern, 2011
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In Order to Learn : How the Sequence of Topics Influences ...
Order affects the results you get: Different orders of presenting material can lead to qualitatively and quantitatively different learning outcomes. These differences occur in both natural and artificial learning systems.
Frank E. Ritter School of Information Sciences and Technology Penn State University, Freiburg Josef Nerb Department of Psychology University of Education, Erno Lehtinen Department of Educational Sciences Turku University, 2007
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In Order to Live Untroubled: Inuit of the Central Artic 1550 ...
In Order to Live Untroubled helps fill this 400-year gap by providing the first, broad, historical survey of the Inuit peoples of the central arctic.Drawing on a wide array of eyewitness accounts, journals, oral sources, and findings from ...
Renee Fossett, 2001
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The White Album
"All of the essays manifest not only [Didion's] intelligence but an instinct for details that continue to emit pulsations in the reader's memory and a style that is spare, subtly musical in its phrasing and exact.
Joan Didion, 1990
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Ad Critique: How to Deconstruct Ads in Order to Build Better ...
Ad Critique teaches advertising, marketing, and management students--both the "suits" and the "creatives"--how to effectively judge and critique creativity in advertising.
Nancy R. Tag, 2012
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Everything You Need to Know About Sex In Order to Get to Heaven
This is a story of how a Priest who was brought up by a gay uncle and then who became the father of two gay kids can make peace within himself.
Fr. Paul Bresnahan, 2005
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Be Blessed in What You Have in Order to Become Blessed in ...
This book is about how to walk in and receive all that God has in store for you.
Tamera D. Briscoe, 2012
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Are You Ready to Put Your Life in Order?: Estate Planning ...
This book is written in loving memory of Edward and Mary Grant. The inspiration for this book stemmed from dealing with their care and final estate after they became ill and then passed away.
Donna Stifter, Sharon M. Lerz, 2012
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A First Course in Order Statistics
This updated classic text will aid readers in understanding much of the current literature on order statistics: a flourishing field of study that is essential for any practising statistician and a vital part of the training for students in ...
Barry C. Arnold, N. Balakrishnan, H. N. Nagaraja, 1992

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «IN ORDER TO»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term in order to is used in the context of the following news items.
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Real Madrid boss Rafa Benitez ditches the 'BBC' in order to give …
Real Madrid manager Rafa Benitez will scrap the 'BBC' this coming season in order to play Gareth Bale in his favoured No 10 spot. Reports in ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
2
Vols need freshmen DTs to develop quickly in order to succeed …
Last season, Tennessee remarkably solved their pass rushing issue with one player with the addition of Derek Barnett. How rare of a player ... «FOXSports.com, Jul 15»
3
China Destroyed Its Stock Market in Order to Save It | Foreign Policy
Last week, China destroyed its stock market in order to save it. Faced with a crash in share prices from a bubble of its own making, the Chinese ... «Foreign Policy, Jul 15»
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Prison education must be 'overhauled', Michael Gove says - BBC …
Education in prisons must be overhauled in order to reduce re-offending and make prisoners more employable, the justice secretary has said. «BBC News, Jul 15»
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Anaheim Ducks sign Ryan Kesler for a lot of tomorrows in order to
The Ducks have signed Ryan Kesler to a big-money deal along with others in order to compete for a Stanley Cup title over the next few years. «LA Daily News, Jul 15»
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Indonesia targets non-traditional markets in order to increase …
Indonesia's June trade report released on Wednesday, shows country's monthly exportsin June rose by 5.91 percent to US$13.44 billion mom. «EconoTimes, Jul 15»
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Get house in order, Big Oil: Citi | Business News | Business and …
Investment bank Citi says Big Oil needs to get its house in order to fight persistent lower energy prices, after Iran and six world powers struck a ... «Herald Sun, Jul 15»
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Roof's trial set for July 2016 - Anderson Independent-Mail
Nicholson said that the records will not be released before July 22 in order to give prosecutors, defense attorneys and victims' family members ... «Anderson Independent Mail, Jul 15»
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Chelsea to send Filipe Luis back to Atletico Madrid in order to land …
Chelsea left-back Filipe Luis could be on his way back to Atletico Madrid as the Blues look to make room for Augsburg defender Baba Rahman. «Tribal Football, Jul 15»
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Thanks in order to Old Tom | St. Thomas Times-Journal
The Open is underway, which means for four magical days as the greatest golfers in the game descend on the most majestic course in all of the ... «St. Thomas Times-Journal, Jul 15»

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