queues

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Queue \Queue\, noun [F. See {Cue}.] (a) A tail-like appendage of hair; a pigtail. (b) A line of persons waiting anywhere.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Queue \Queue\, verb (used with an object) To fasten, as hair, in a queue.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

queue

noun

1: a line of people or vehicles waiting for something [syn: {queue}, {waiting line}]

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

3: a braid of hair at the back of the head

verb

1: form a queue, form a line, stand in line; "Customers lined up in front of the store" [syn: {line up}, {queue up}, {queue}]


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