What is the definition of queue

Queue (German)

Part of speech: noun, (Female)

Was | te | lean | ge, Plural: Wa | te | snake |
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [ˈVaʁtəˌʃlaŋə]
Word meaning / definition:
1) an orderly line of people waiting
2) it sequential storage type for a short-term unavailable amount of data
Origin of the term:
Determinative compound from the stem of the verb waiting and the noun Snake with the glide-e-
2) queue
General terms:
2) data processing
Subordinate terms:
2) Message queue
Application examples:
1) A long time formed in front of the box office of the cinema Queue to people.
1) “We are in the Queue.
1) “They went to their hand luggage together and stood in the Queuethat had set in motion. "
1) “I hate Queues.“
2) The data cannot be processed by the computer fast enough and therefore some data is in the Queue posed.
Typical word combinations:
1) in one Queuequeue; into a Queue line up
1) “I finally found a toilet, but found that it was Queue moved forward at a snail's pace. "
in a Queuebe; in a Queueare located
Word formations:
2) queuing theory
Nominative: singular Queue; Plural Queues
Genitive: singular Queue; Plural Queues
Dative: singular Queue; Plural Queues
Accusative: singular Queue; Plural Queues


  • English: 1) especially BrE:queue, waiting queue; especially AmE:line, waiting line
  • French: 1) queue d'attente
  • Swedish: 1) kö
  • Spanish: 1) cola (Female)fila
  • Turkish: 1) kuyruk

Practical example sentences

Automatically selected examples in German:

The main thing at Gamescom in Cologne is to wait. Visitors often stand for hours at the stands of the major titles. Without Queue here are a few current highlights.
Handelsblatt.com, August 23, 2018

First he pushed his way into the Queue at a wine press, then he knocked over his opponent: A 74-year-old killed a three-year-old man in his car near Dresden.
Spiegel Online, August 28, 2018

Two men huddled in the Queue of a Heidelberg kebab shop. Two hitherto unknowns didn't like that at all.
Stuttgarter Zeitung online, September 03, 2018

A passenger at Cologne / Bonn Airport allegedly missed because of a long one Queue before the security check your plane to Mallorca. Now she is suing the federal police.
Epoch Times, September 20, 2018

Because she has stayed too long at Cologne / Bonn Airport Queue confessed and therefore missed her flight to Mallorca, a German is now suing the federal police for damages.
Krone.at, September 21, 2018

Customers, the others in the Queue Get close to your skin - that's uncomfortable even in normal times.
GMX, March 26, 2020

Out of displeasure about little distance in the Queue is said to have struck a man (41) in a drugstore with a broom.
BILD.de, March 23, 2020

Bright sunshine attracts people outside. At lunchtime there is even one at the Rauschelesee Queue educated.
Kleine Zeitung, January 12, 2020

Recordings from Peru are currently making the rounds on social media. The pictures show how numerous people are in one Queue stand to buy beer.
Today.at, April 27, 2020

For the first time, deliverers had to dispose of their garden waste in containers themselves. This regulation caused displeasure on Monday and for a long time Queue before the municipal green waste acceptance on Pappelweg in Großburgwedel.
Hannoversche Allgemeine, April 20, 2020

The usage examples were selected automatically and may therefore contain errors.

Thesaurus & Synonyms

  • line
  • Snake: Zoology subordination of footless animals (Serpentes); Sequence, series of individuals or objects; Swear word: devious woman

Another word (synonym) for queue - Source: OpenThesaurus

Dictionary entries

Entries from our dictionary containing "Queue":

Toilet: “I finally found a toilet, but found that the queue was moving at a snail's pace.” 2) When I came, she was still at the toilet

hire: ... cause a mishap 7) Helvetism and turn on 8) reflexively, queue up: join a queue 9) reflexively, queue: in a certain way one ...

Snake: Car queue, vehicle queue, fire queue, buyer queue, streamer, people queue, paper queue, queue Examples of use: 1) Be careful, there are queues here! 2) There was a long line in front of the cash register

queue: ... there is a long line. Typical word combinations: 2) faire la queue (standing in line) Translations German: 1) Schwanz; 2) Queue, Queue Like ...

Missis: ... make up just over 50 percent of the people. So your kans can still be kwaai when you've put your missis in the queue. (AZN, 'gloss', whether it is fair ...

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