to order
phrasal according to the specifications of an order <
shoes made to order
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • to order — {adv. phr.} According to directions given in an order in the way and size wanted. * /The manufacturer built the machine to order./ * /A very big man often has his suits made to order./ 2. See: CALL TO ORDER …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • to order — {adv. phr.} According to directions given in an order in the way and size wanted. * /The manufacturer built the machine to order./ * /A very big man often has his suits made to order./ 2. See: CALL TO ORDER …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • To call to order — Call Call (k[add]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Called} (k[add]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Calling}] [OE. callen, AS. ceallian; akin to Icel. & Sw. kalla, Dan. kalde, D. kallen to talk, prate, OHG. kall[=o]n to call; cf. Gr. ghry ein to speak, sing, Skr. gar …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Build to order — Made to Order redirects here. For the television program, see Made to Order (television series). Build to order (BTO) and sometimes referred to as make to order (MTO), is a production approach where once a confirmed order for products is received …   Wikipedia

  • Fresh to Order — Infobox Company company name = Fresh to Order company company type = Private (franchise) company slogan = Incredible Food and Service for Under $10 in Under 10 Minutes. foundation = 2005 location = Alpharetta, GA, USA key people = Pierre Panos,… …   Wikipedia

  • Maid to Order — For the 1916 film starring Oliver Hardy, see A Maid to Order. Maid to Order Theatrical release poster Directed by Amy Holden Jones …   Wikipedia

  • made to order — {adj. phr.} 1. Made specially in the way the buyer wants instead of all the same in large amounts; made especially for the buyer. * /Mr. Black s clothes were all made to order./ Compare: MADE TO MEASURE. 2. Just right. * /The weather was made to… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • made to order — {adj. phr.} 1. Made specially in the way the buyer wants instead of all the same in large amounts; made especially for the buyer. * /Mr. Black s clothes were all made to order./ Compare: MADE TO MEASURE. 2. Just right. * /The weather was made to… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Cancelled-to-order — A cancelled to order (CTO) postage stamp is one that has had its cancellation applied by the issuing postal administration before being sold to stamp collectors or dealers.This procedure is motivated by one or both of two reasons; in response to… …   Wikipedia

  • Build To Order — (abbrev: BTO; Chinese: 预购组屋制度) is a Housing and Development Board (HDB) flat allocation system that offers flexibility in timing and location for owners buying a New HDB flats in Singapore. Eligible buyers planning to shift into a new HDB… …   Wikipedia

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