put one's house in order

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To clean and arrange in an orderly manner the furnishings and other contents of one's house.
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Submitted on July 07, 2010

Additional definitions for 'put one's house in order':

put one's house in orderTo organize one's financial and other affairs, especially in preparation for a life-changing event.
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  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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