queue

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈkjuː/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/kyu/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kyo̅o̅)


Inflections of 'queue' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
queues
v 3rd person singular
queuing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
queued
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
queued
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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queue

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. is waiting in (the) queue for
  2. am number [45] in the queue
  3. is in queue for download
  4. a download queue
  5. take a number and join the queue
  6. in queue for a [game, spot]
  7. a queue of [songs, videos]
  8. [watch, play, listen to] the next in queue
  9. what is next in the queue?
  10. a queue of [shoppers, moviegoers, passengers]
  11. you'll have to wait in the queue
  12. pushed in the queue
  13. sent to the back of the queue
  14. the queue to [get in, enter] (the club)
  15. in the queue at the [store, bakery, post office]
  16. the queue for the [bus, train]
  17. the queue is a mile long!
  18. can't stand queue [jumping, jumpers]!
  19. the queue [length, size]
  20. UK: queue (up) for [tickets, the ride, the bus]
  21. UK: queue (up) for [ages, an hour, a long time]
  22. UK: queue (up) to [get in, get on, enter]
  23. UK: we had to queue (up) to [get in]
  24. UK: queue (up) [patiently, in an orderly manner]
  25. UK: queue [outside, in front of] a [building]
  26. UK: queue at [the bakery, the store, the ticket office]
  27. queue (up) [a download, an upload]
n as adj
  1. UK: can't stand queue [jumping, jumpers]!
  2. UK: the queue [length, size]
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