place an/the/(one's) order

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place an/the/(one's) order

To register an order for some product or service that one will receive in the near future. We placed an order nearly an hour ago, but we still haven't gotten anything to eat. I placed the order online, and they said it should arrive in two-three weeks. Please place your order at the window on the left, then go to the window on the right to pay for it.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

place an order

to submit an order. My secretary placed an order for a new computer. I placed my order only yesterday.
See also: order, place
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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'In fact, it is business time for us as many have already placed their orders. Some place their orders seven days in advance.
Some shoppers didn't get a confirmation email after they placed their orders even if their payment seemed confirmed. 
Customers placed their orders via mail to an Ontario address.