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Meaning of "put one's house in order" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PUT ONE'S HOUSE IN ORDER

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PUT ONE'S HOUSE IN ORDER

put on one´s thinking cap
put on the dog
put on the map
put on the ritz
put on to
put one across
put one in mind of
put one over on
put one´s back into
put one´s best foot forward
put one´s cards on the table
put one´s feet up
put one´s foot down
put one´s foot in it
put one´s hand to the plough
put one´s head in a noose
put one´s money where one´s mouth is
put one´s oar in
put one´s shirt on
put one´s shoulder to the wheel

WORDS THAT END LIKE PUT ONE'S HOUSE IN ORDER

a tall order
bipolar disorder
border
camcorder
cross-border
disorder
first-order
in order
made-to-order
mail order
mail-order
money order
murder
order
out of order
preorder
recorder
the Border
the order
to be in running order
to order

Synonyms and antonyms of put one's house in order in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «put one's house in order» into 25 languages

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Translator English - Chinese

把自己的房子以
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

poner la casa en orden
570 millions of speakers

English

put one´s house in order
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

आदेश में एक घर में रखा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

وضع منزل واحد من أجل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

положить свою дом в порядок
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

colocar sua casa em ordem
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

একটি বাড়িতে রাখা যাতে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

mettre sa maison en ordre
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Letakkan rumah seseorang dalam rangka
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

setzen eigene Haus in Ordnung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ために、1つの家を置く
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

위해 하나 의 집에 넣어
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sijine omah siji supaya
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đặt nhà của một người trong trật tự
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வரிசையில் ஒரு வீட்டை வை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आपल्या घराला क्रमवारी लावा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Birinin evini sıraya koy
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

mettere la propria casa in ordine
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

umieścić własnego domu , aby
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

покласти свою будинок в порядок
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pune casa cuiva , pentru
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

βάλει το σπίτι κάποιου για
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sit ´n mens se huis in orde
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sätta sitt hus i ordning
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

sette ens huset i orden
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PUT ONE'S HOUSE IN ORDER»

The term «put one's house in order» is used very little and occupies the 167.221 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PUT ONE'S HOUSE IN ORDER»

Discover the use of put one's house in order in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to put one's house in order and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms, Second Edition
2. put one's house in order Arrange one's affairs, as in Stop meddling in your daughter's business and putyour own house in order. This metaphoric term appears in slightly different form in the Bible (Isaiah 38:1): “Set thine house in order.
Christine Ammer, 2013
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English idioms for Spanish speakers
... table 42 to put one's foot down 103 to put one's foot in one's mouth 103 to put one's house in order 199 to put one's oar in 192 to put oneself out 218 to put out 218 to put someone on the spot 262 to put someone up 218 to put (lay) the blame  ...
Eugene Savaiano, Lynn W. Winget, 2007
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Idiomatic Expressions with English Grammar' 99 Ed.
... ONE'S BEST FOOT FORWARD PUT ONE'S CARDS ON THE TABLE PUT ONE'S FINGER ON PUT ONE'S FOOT DOWN PUT ONE'S FOOT INTO ONE'S MOUTH PUT ONE'S HAND TO PUT ONE'S HOUSE IN ORDER PUT ONE'S NOSE OUT ...
Cruz, Et Al
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"Making a Way Out of No Way": Martin Luther King's Sermonic ...
And now he applies the proverbial phrase "to put one's house in order" to the countries of the West who are in a position to help ease poverty elsewhere. Of course, he adds even more strength to his argument by also using the proverbial  ...
Wolfgang Mieder, 2010
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American English Compendium
Put one's house in order, To. To arrange one's affairs, often prior to death or a long trip. Rob Peter to pay Paul. To take something (usually money) from one source and use it for an unintended beneficiary. Equiv.: Sp.Descubrir un santo para ...
Marv Rubinstein, 2011
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Sterling Dictionary of Idioms
... fire be in wholehearted agreement with someone We got along like a house on fire the minute we met. put one's house in order set right one's own management Before discussing the ills of our company you 'd better put your house in order.
Vijaya Kumar, 1998
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21st Century American English Compendium: A Portable Guide ...
LT acceptable. To take risks; to put oneself in grave danger. Put one's house in order, To. To arrange one's affairs, often prior to death or a long trip. Rob Peter to pay Paul. To take something (usually money) from one source and use it for an ...
Marvin Rubinstein, 2006
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TOEIC Test必須イディオム2200: スコア730をとるための
... thick 121 put it over on 121 □ put it there 122 a put off 115 : put on 115 I ; put on airs 1 20 , I put on the market 120 □ put on weight . . . .' 1 20 □ put one's finger on 122 : ] put one's hand to 122 D put one's house in order ... 122 I ! put out' 115 ...
木村恒夫, 2005
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The Sterling Book of Idioms
... they get on like a house on fire. to set/put one's house in order to set right one's own mismanagement Before discussing the ills ofour company, you 'd better put your house in order. to raise a hue and cry general alarm or loud public protest; ...
Gratian Vas, 2000
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A Dictionary of Anglo-American Proverbs & Proverbial ...
To set (put) one's house in order (MP 330) 1888 "my last hours will enable me to set my house in order." (p. 227) Southworth, E. D. E. N. The Hidden Hand, or Capitola the Madcap. 1888. New Brunswick, N. J.: Rutgers University Press, 1988.
George B. Bryan, Wolfgang Mieder, 2005

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