- a retailer's order for a product that is temporarily out of stock with the supplier
- place an order for (a product) that is temporarily out of stock
noun: backorder, plural noun: backorders
verb: backorder, 3rd person present: backorders, gerund or present participle: backordering, past tense: backordered, past participle: backordered
- 1. a retailer's order for a product that is temporarily out of stock with the supplier:
the phone I wanted was on back order
- 1. place an order for (a product) that is temporarily out of stock:
the item was back-ordered by our distributor
the taps can be back-ordered and take up to three months for delivery
先解釋 "back order" ，它是為已沒有庫存量的品項而下單的一種訂單型式。 所以 back-ordered...其他客戶的。你訂的這個品項恰好沒貨了，如果他要接你的單子，他就要下張back order給他的廠商，他才有進貨可以賣你。 也許他拿到貨需要一點時間，怕怠慢客戶...
The following item(s) in your order are currently back-ordered: 以下的物品正在補貨中. We will make every effort to get your item...
My order of xxx is currently at back order status. I like to know how soon can I receive it. I got...