Translation: from english

tidy and well-ordered

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  • tidy — 1. adjective 1) a tidy room Syn: neat, neat and tidy, orderly, well ordered, in (good) order, well kept, shipshape, in apple pie order, immaculate, spick and span, uncluttered, straight, trim, spruce Ant …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • tidy — [adj1] clean, neat apple pie order*, businesslike, chipper*, cleanly, in good shape, methodical, neat as a pin*, ordered, orderly, shipshape*, sleek, snug, spick and span*, spruce, systematic, to rights*, trim, uncluttered, well groomed, well… …   New thesaurus

  • tidy — I. adjective (tidier; est) Etymology: Middle English, timely, in good condition, from tide time Date: 13th century 1. properly filled out ; plump 2. adequately satisfactory ; acceptable, fair < a tidy solution to their pr …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tidy — Synonyms and related words: OK, acceptable, adequate, admissible, all right, ample, anal, arrange, better than nothing, big, bleach, bowdlerize, bowdlerized, bumper, chipper, clean, clean out, clean up, cleaned, cleaned up, cleanse, cleansed,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • tidy — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. neat, orderly, trim, prim; informal, sizable, considerable (see greatness). v. arrange, put in order, straighten. See cleanness, arrangement, order. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. orderly, trim,… …   English dictionary for students

  • tidy — adj 1. neat, trim, in trim, ordered, orderly, in order, Inf. in apple pie order, snug, Chiefly Dial. tight, Chiefly Brit. trig, Fr. en regie; spruce, shipshape, Naut. shipshape and Bristol fashion, spick and span. 2. organized, well organized,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • Descartes: metaphysics and the philosophy of mind — John Cottingham THE CARTESIAN PROJECT Descartes is rightly regarded as one of the inaugurators of the modern age, and there is no doubt that his thought profoundly altered the course of Western philosophy. In no area has this influence been more… …   History of philosophy

  • apple pie order — Meaning Tidy and well ordered. Origin The phrase may originate from the French nappes pliees = neatly folded, or from cap a pie = heat to foot. There s no definitive evidence to support this though and the origin remains uncertain …   Meaning and origin of phrases

  • spruce — adj 1. trim, neat, dapper, looking as if one just stepped out of a bandbox, smart, natty, chic, Inf. slick, Sl. spiffy, sleek; tidy, orderly, well ordered, in good order, shipshape, Chiefly Dial. tight, Chiefly Brit. trig, Inf. neat as a pin,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • neat — adjective 1) the bedroom was neat and clean Syn: tidy, orderly, well ordered, in (good) order, shipshape, in apple pie order, spick and span, uncluttered, straight, trim Ant: untidy 2) he s very neat …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • neat — adjective 1) the bedroom was neat and clean Syn: tidy, orderly, well ordered, in (good) order, spick and span, uncluttered, straight, trim 2) he s very neat Syn: smart, spruce, dapp …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

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