queue

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Homophones[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
queue

Plural
queues

  1. A queue is a long line, usually of people waiting for something.
    We waited for a long time in the queue for our train tickets.

Verb[change]

Plain form
queue

Third-person singular
queues

Past tense
queued

Past participle
queued

Present participle
queuing

  1. If you queue, then you wait in or join a line.
    A line of people queued by the box office.
    There was an argument here about someone cutting the queue just now.