If the police investigated in an orderly way and took their time the victim would most likely be harmed or killed.
Proper detective work calls for an orderly investigation.
We're supposed to be tackling this business in an orderly fashion, remember?
He wasn't what she expected for the owner who liked everything alphabetized and orderly, preferring structure to spontaneity.
It explained why he was so unsettled with this woman; she was intruding in his orderly place of refuge.
Like she did in the orderly condo.
Under the Roman peace they lost their warlike and nomadic habits, and were a sober, acquisitive, orderly people, wholly intent on trade and agriculture (Strabo xvi.
Only thus could a plurality of rulers of equal rank act in an efficient and orderly way.
Develop, orderly government to be carried on, and the general condition of the people to be less hopeless and miserable.
Moreover, while many strikes were quite orderly, the turbulent character of a part of the Italian people and their hatred of authority often converted peaceful demands for better conditions into dangerous riots, in which the dregs of the urban population (known as teppisti or the mala vita) joined.
In August there were strikes among the dock laborers of Genoa and the iron workers of Florence; the latter agitation developed into a general strike in that city, which aroused widespread indignation among the orderly part of the population and ended without any definite result.
Were no such machine recognized, the thread of consciousness would be cut and orderly experience impossible; we must all go mad.
Or, beginning from the other side; neither the reality which ideal thought reaches after, nor yet the reality which our conscience postulates, is the valid world of orderly thinking.
Trans., Systematic Anatomy of Dicotyledons, Oxford, 1908), brings together so many of the facts as are at present known in an orderly arrangement.
By common consent he was pre-eminently God-fearing, orderly and conscientious.
As with Froude's work generally, its literary merit is remarkable; it is a well-balanced and orderly narrative, coherent in design and symmetrical in execution.
"What about your master?" he asked Lavrushka, Denisov's orderly, whom all the regiment knew for a rogue.
"I must have that purse, I tell you," shouted Denisov, shaking his orderly by the shoulders and knocking him against the wall.
"Where the devil have the leg bands been shoved to?" said an orderly, running behind the cart and fumbling in the back of it.
After his dismissal from headquarters Zherkov had not remained in the regiment, saying he was not such a fool as to slave at the front when he could get more rewards by doing nothing on the staff, and had succeeded in attaching himself as an orderly officer to Prince Bagration.
Tushin's battery had been forgotten and only at the very end of the action did Prince Bagration, still hearing the cannonade in the center, send his orderly staff officer, and later Prince Andrew also, to order the battery to retire as quickly as possible.
All his wishes were being fulfilled that morning: there was to be a general engagement in which he was taking part, more than that, he was orderly to the bravest general, and still more, he was going with a message to Kutuzov, perhaps even to the sovereign himself.
In April, Rostov was on orderly duty.
He could hear that Lavrushka--that sly, bold orderly of Denisov's--was talking, as well as the quartermaster.
Just then a commissariat soldier, a hospital orderly, came in from the next room, marching stiffly, and drew up in front of Rostov.
Before the officer had finished speaking the orderly made the same request on behalf of his master.