synonyms
  • definitions

marching orders

SEE DEFINITION OF marching orders

Synonyms for marching orders

  • boot
  • bounce
  • chuck
  • drumming out
  • elbow
  • gate
  • heave-ho
  • orders to move on
  • pink slip
  • sack
  • walking papers
MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MARCHING ORDERS

He had got his marching orders and was to sail in the Somali from Southampton.

The Governor had bidden him follow Congdon and here were his marching orders.

These words kept ringing in my ears; these were our marching orders.

Marching orders may come any day, and then we want everybody up and dressed.

Our regiment and the Sixth Michigan have got marching orders.

Soon228 we were ready, and eagerly awaited our marching orders.

But he was not going to take any marching orders from Le Sage.

Marching orders once more received, "Move Wednesday morning."

Some of the reserve batteries have marching orders to report at Washington.

Marching orders were issued once more to the army of the Potomac.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR MARCHING ORDERS

dismissal

nounrelease
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.