Transfer of a fixed amount from one bank account to another at fixed intervals (e.g. monthly bill payment)
Standing-order Sentence Examples
They have a standing order not to touch me, but they can make it look like an accident.
This time the Poles came to the rescue of the Government in its hour of need, by getting a form of standing order approved which rendered obstruction somewhat more difficult, and in this, curiously enough, they were helped by the Czechs; for obstruction had brought even them into an impasse, since their financial requirements had not been met.
While holding a meeting in a private house they were arrested and were compelled to attend the church services of the standing order.
They were allowed to settle in Rehoboth, Mass., and even after they were discovered to be Baptists they were allowed to remain on condition of establishing their meetingplace at a considerable distance from that of the standing order.
In many New England communities a majority in the churches of the standing order bitterly opposed the new evangelism, and those who came under its influence felt constrained to organize "Separate" or "New Light" churches.