This page is about the phrasal verb order in
If you order in, you order food from a take-away restaurant and have it delivered to your home or office.
- order sth in Have you ordered some food in for the staff who're working late?
- order in sth Let's order in some pizza. I can't be bothered cooking tonight.
Nouns often used as objects with order in: pizza, hamburger, fried chicken, soda, juice
This is typically used in American and Australian English but may be used in other varieties of English too.
Last night we called and ordered in
Contributor: Matt Errey