order up (1)
This page is about the phrasal verb order up (1).
Meaning: to issue an order for something to be done, usually in relation to the government or the military
- order sth up After the press released details of torture in military prisons, the President ordered up a full report on the situation.
- order up sth Let's pray that no leader ever decides it's necessary to order up a nuclear attack.
The general ordered up some additional troops to
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Contributor: Matt Errey