organized

(BrE also -ised) adj.
1 arranged/planned
VERBS
be, seem
ADVERB
extremely, fairly, very, etc.
highly

Although it doesn't look like it, the whole thing is highly organized.

carefully, efficiently, properly, superbly, well
badly, poorly
neatly
rigidly, tightly
loosely, weakly

a loosely organized confederacy of allies

specially

a specially organized meeting

centrally, locally, nationally
separately
independently, privately
formally

Often there is no formally organized system of childcare.

traditionally
systematically
hierarchically, sequentially

Each department is hierarchically organized.

chronologically
socially
2 able to plan things well
VERBS
be, seem
get

You need to get organized.

ADVERB
extremely, fairly, very, etc.
highly
Organized is used with these nouns: ↑baseball, ↑chaos, ↑crime, ↑fashion, ↑gang, ↑group, ↑labour, ↑movement, ↑opposition, ↑religion, ↑resistance, ↑sport, ↑syndicate, ↑whole

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  • organized — or‧gan‧ized [ˈɔːgənaɪzd ǁ ˈɔːr ] also organised adjective working in an effective, ordered, and sensible way: • You need to be more organized. • an organized appointments system • awell organized campaign * * * organized …   Financial and business terms

  • organized — adj. 1. same as {arranged}; as, an organized tour. [WordNet 1.5] 2. formed into an organization. Opposite of {unorganized}. [Narrower terms: {corporate, incorporated}] [WordNet 1.5] 3. well conducted. Opposite of {disorganized}. Also See:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • organized — (adj.) 1590s, furnished with organs, pp. adjective from ORGANIZE (Cf. organize) (v.). Meaning forming a whole of interdependent parts is from 1817. Organized crime attested from 1929 …   Etymology dictionary

  • organized — index systematic, tactical Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • organized — (Amer.) É”rgÉ™naɪzd / ɔːg adj. arranged, ordered, systematized; established, set up; existing on a large scale; efficient; united; formed into a labor union (also organised) organize (Amer.) or·gan·ize || É”rgÉ™naɪz / ɔːg v. arrange,… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • organized — [adj] arranged, systematized catalogued, classified, coordinated, correlated, formed, formulated, grouped, methodized, standardized, straightened out, tabulated; concepts 84,94 …   New thesaurus

  • organized — or|gan|ized S3 also organised BrE [ˈo:gənaızd US ˈo:r ] adj 1.) involving people working together in an effective and well planned way ≠ ↑disorganized ▪ Organized groups of citizens are more successful at changing the government s mind. ▪… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • organized — or|gan|ized [ ɔrgə,naızd ] adjective * 1. ) planned carefully and involving many people: It wasn t really a riot; it was an organized protest. organized religion highly organized: The illegal software trade is highly organized. 2. ) an organized… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • organized */ — UK [ˈɔː(r)ɡənaɪzd] / US [ˈɔrɡəˌnaɪzd] adjective 1) planned carefully and involving many people It wasn t really a riot; it was an organized protest. organized religion highly organized: The illegal software trade is highly organized. 2) a) an… …   English dictionary

  • Organized — Organize Or gan*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Organized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Organizing}.] [Cf. F. organiser, Gr. ?. See {Organ}.] 1. (Biol.) To furnish with organs; to give an organic structure to; to endow with capacity for the functions of life; as …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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