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
Organized groups of citizens are more successful at changing the government's mind.
Organized networks of thieves are stealing cattle.
organized religion
(=a religion that has lasted for a long time with leaders and many followers)
2.) well/badly/carefully etc organized
arranged or ordered well, badly, carefully etc
a carefully organized campaign
I want to work with a well organized team.
a highly organized (=well organized) social system
3.) achieving your aims in an effective, ordered, and sensible way
It will take me a few days to get organized .

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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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 — (BrE also ised) adj. 1 arranged/planned VERBS ▪ be, seem ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly, very, etc. ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • 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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