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Arrange is sometimes a misspelling of arranged.

The word arrange is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the verb arrange

What does arrange mean as a doing word?

Arrange is one of the top 1000 most common verbs in the English language.

verb - inflections: arranged | arranging | arranges

  1. put into a proper or systematic order
    • examples: arrange the books on the shelves in chronological order | They arrange the bags on the table | The men arrange the bookshelves
    • syntax:
      Syntactic formulaExample for the syntactic formulaVerbs with the same syntax
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb]Martha carvesVerbs of Creation: assemble, bake, blow, cast, chisel, churn, compile, cook, crochet, develop, embroider, erect, fashion, fold, forge, formulate, grind, grow, hack, hammer, knit, mold, pound, roll, sculpture, sew, spin, stitch, weave, whittle
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Beneficiary] [Product] for [Asset]The contractor will build you a house for $100,000
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Beneficiary] [Product] from / out of [Material]Martha carved the baby a toy out of a piece of wood
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Material] for [Beneficiary]Martha carved a piece of wood for the baby
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Material] into [Product]Martha carved the piece of wood into a toy
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Material] into [Product] for [Beneficiary]Martha carved a piece of wood into a toy for the baby
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product]Martha carves toys
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product] for [Beneficiary]Martha carved a toy for the baby
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product] from / out of [Material]Martha carved a toy out of a piece of wood
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product] from / out of [Material] for [Asset]Martha will carve a toy out of a piece of wood for $50
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product] from / out of [Material] for [Beneficiary]Martha carved a toy out of a piece of wood for the baby
      [Material - concrete object] [Verb] [Product]This wood carved beautiful toys
      [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] [Destination, locative adverb]I put the book here/there | I spooned the sauce thereVerbs of Putting: immerse, implant, lodge, mount, position, situate, sling, station, superimpose
      [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] [Locative Preposition] [Destination]I put the book on/under/near the table
    • lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
    • synonym of arrange: set up
    • antonym of arrange: disarrange
    • more generic words: lay / place / pose / position / put / set = put into a certain place or abstract location
    • more specific terms:
  2. make arrangements for
    • example: Can you arrange a meeting with the President?
    • lexical domain: Communication - verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing
    • synonym of arrange: fix up
    • more generic words: agree / concord / concur / hold = be in accord
    • more specific terms:
  3. plan, organize, and carry out (an event)
  4. set (printed matter) into a specific format
    • lexical domain: Creation - verbs of sewing, baking, painting, performing
    • synonym of arrange: format
    • more generic word: change = undergo a change; become different in essence
    • more specific words:
      • indent = set in from the margin
      • rubricate = furnish with rubrics or regulate by rubrics
  5. arrange attractively
    • example: They arrange their hair
    • syntax:
      Syntactic formulaExample for the syntactic formula
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb]Martha carves
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Beneficiary] [Product] for [Asset]The contractor will build you a house for $100,000
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Beneficiary] [Product] from / out of [Material]Martha carved the baby a toy out of a piece of wood
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Material] for [Beneficiary]Martha carved a piece of wood for the baby
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Material] into [Product]Martha carved the piece of wood into a toy
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Material] into [Product] for [Beneficiary]Martha carved a piece of wood into a toy for the baby
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product]Martha carves toys
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product] for [Beneficiary]Martha carved a toy for the baby
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product] from / out of [Material]Martha carved a toy out of a piece of wood
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product] from / out of [Material] for [Asset]Martha will carve a toy out of a piece of wood for $50
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product] from / out of [Material] for [Beneficiary]Martha carved a toy out of a piece of wood for the baby
      [Material - concrete object] [Verb] [Product]This wood carved beautiful toys

      Verbs of Creation (with the same syntax): assemble, bake, blow, cast, chisel, churn, compile, cook, crochet, develop, embroider, erect, fashion, fold, forge, formulate, grind, grow, hack, hammer, knit, mold, pound, roll, sculpture, sew, spin, stitch, weave, whittle.

    • lexical domain: Body Actions - verbs of grooming, dressing and bodily care
    • synonyms of arrange: coif / coiffe / coiffure / do / dress / set
    • more generic words: groom / neaten = care for one's external appearance
    • more specific words:
      • bob = cut hair in the style of a bob
      • wave = set waves in
  6. adapt for performance in a different way
    • example: Did he arrange his major works over a short period of time?
    • syntax: the same syntax as for the sense 5
    • domain: music
    • lexical domain: Creation - verbs of sewing, baking, painting, performing
    • synonym of arrange: set
    • more generic words: compose / write = write music
    • more specific words:
  7. arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events

Alternative definition of the verb arrange

verb

  1. To set up, to organize, especially in a positive manner.
  2. To put in order, to organize.
  3. [music] To prepare and adapt an already written composition for presentation in other than its original form.

Business

Arrange is a record label.

Phrases with Arrange

  1. to arrange
  2. Pre-Arrange

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Arrange

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Google previewXAML Unleashed (2014)

by Adam Nathan

The first pass is called measure, and the second pass is called arrange.

Google previewGlobalization in an Age of Crisis (2014)

Multilateral Economic Cooperation in the Twenty-First Century by Robert C. Feenstra, Alan M. Taylor

The idea that cooperation on technical issues delegated to experts is relatively easy to arrange is a premise of the work of Peter Haas.5 The role of institutionalization in shaping outcomes is prominent in the literature in political science on ...

Google previewThe Algorithm Design Manual: Text (1998)

by Steven S. Skiena

Arrange is a package for maintaining arrangements of polygons in ...

Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (2015)

by Murali Mohan Hundigam

pathetic Arousing sexual desire—erotic, aphrodisiac Arousing sexual desire deliberately—provocative Arousing suspicion—dubious Arousing terror—spine chilling Arousing thrill or expectation—exciting Arrange—organise, engineer, fix up, ...

Google previewThe Adobe Photoshop CS4 Dictionary (2009)

The A to Z Desktop Reference of Photoshop by Philip Andrews

Menu: – Shortcut: – See also: Interface forCS4 Version: CS4 The Arrange Documents button sits on the new Application Bar. When pressed the drop down palette displays a range of choices that determine the way that the open documents in ...

Google previewCambodian-English, English-Cambodian Dictionary (1990)

by Kem Sos, Lim Hak Kheang, Madeline Elizabeth Ehrman

ib sequential number to learn, study to arrange; to meet a spirit's demands, prepare (in accordance with spirit's orders)) to be ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Encyclopedia of Country Living (2011)

by Abigail R. Gehring

Arrange in single layer on trays, pit side up. Dry until soft, pliable, and leathery; there should be no moist area in center when cut. Apricots—Select firm, fully ripe fruit. Wash well. Cut in half and remove pit.

Google previewFiling Rules for the Arrangement of the Dictionary Catalogs of the Cleveland Public Library (1922)

by Cleveland Public Library, Bertha Rickenbrode Barden

Arrange headings of the same surname according to the forenames, (a) A surname without a forename precedes one with a forename. (b) An initial of a forename precedes a fully written forename beginning with the same initial. (c) When ...

Google previewThe Grilling Encyclopedia (1994)

An A-to-Z Compendium of how to Grill Almost Anything

The way the coals are arranged in an uncovered grill can significantly increase its versatility. For most people there's a tendency to arrange the coals in an even layer across the entire bottom of the grill .

Google previewAlexander Dumas Dictionary Of Cuisine (2014)

by Dumas,

Arrange your pigeons on a platter, pouring the sauce with the peas and bacon over them, and serve. Broiled Pigeons 'a la Nimoise. Make the following remoulade: Chop parsley, 2 shallots, and a little onion together and press in a cloth to ...

Google previewFlip Dictionary (2002)

by Barbara Kipfer

provocative arpeggio: division, flourish, roulade, scale arraign: accuse, blame, challenge, charge, cite, impeach, incriminate, indict arrange: adapt, adjust, align, aline, alphabetize, atray, catalog, classify, codify, collocate, conclude, design, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Social Work and Social Care (2013)

by John Harris, Vicky White

duty to arrange 4 child. The parent of an accommodated child may at any time remove them from accommodation provided by a local authority. The accommodation will usually take the form of *foster care or, less ...

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Usage statistics about arrange

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb arrange:

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Quotes about Arrange

It is not so important to know everything as to know the exact value of everything, to appreciate what we learn, and to arrange what we know. (Hannah More)
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Scrabble value of A1R1R1A1N1G2E1

The value of this 7-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of ARRANGE

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