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  1. queueverb


  2. queueverb

    join, line up

Princeton's WordNet

  1. queue, waiting linenoun

    a line of people or vehicles waiting for something

    waiting line

  2. queuenoun

    (information processing) an ordered list of tasks to be performed or messages to be transmitted

    waiting line

  3. queueverb

    a braid of hair at the back of the head

    waiting line

  4. line up, queue up, queueverb

    form a queue, form a line, stand in line

    "Customers lined up in front of the store"

    find, come up, align, aline, get hold, adjust, line up, dress, queue up

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  1. queuenoun

    pigtail (of hair), cue

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "queue":

    cola, queues, queuing, tail, queueing, spooler, colas, enqueue, queued, cock, glue, trailer, dick, row

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  1. Nishank Motwani:

    It took the first voter 31 minutes to vote. For subsequent voters it was taking around five minutes and then it started to streamline to 3 minutes and 30 seconds, election commission staff looked panicked and voters were getting angry that the queue was not moving.

  2. The Argentinian-born pope:

    'You don't like it? Go home then'. What can you do in a world that works like this? Because there's a queue of people looking for work. If you don't like it, someone else will, it's hunger, hunger that makes us accept what they give us.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    Mentally-weak people can show own strength by being always part of the crowd; Intellectually-strong person could view that own power lies only by standing outside the queue.

  4. Robert Piper:

    That's the message in this report, the fundamental message: Someone has got to step back and put the interests of civilians at the top of the queue for a change, we talk about the unlivability of Gaza. When you're down to two hours of power a day and you have 60 percent youth unemployment rates... that unlivability threshold has been passed quite a long time ago.

  5. Amir Hazar:

    The trucks and businessmen have to wait in a queue at the tunnel for five days a week to get the produce to the local markets.

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