Definition of orderly room in English:

orderly room


  • The room in a barracks used for regimental or company business.

    • ‘The lumber was needed at Istres to build barracks, mess hall, orderly rooms, latrines, clinic, headquarters, and officer and enlisted clubs.’
    • ‘Corporal Adrian Porter helps Corporal Ben Wright with some administrative matters in the orderly room.’
    • ‘The squadron orderly room and operations buildings were in the squadron area as was the mess hall and ablutionary - all walking distance from the flight line.’
    • ‘Brochures and donation forms should be available at all unit orderly rooms and Corporate Support shopfronts.’
    • ‘He was told to report to the orderly room one day.’