How To Spell cue?

Correct spelling: cue

What does the abbreviation cue mean?

Google Ngram Viewer results for cue:

This graph shows how "cue" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for cue?

  1. It would give Sylvester his cue if he were to be called in at any point. – Swirling Waters by Max Rittenberg
  2. Begin where Barabas hands you the cue 'The country is the king! – Somewhere in France by Richard Harding Davis
  3. It was not my cue to quarrel, however- anything but that. – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  4. Garrick was quick to take the cue – Guy Garrick by Arthur B. Reeve
  5. Give little sister her cue Height, and let her run on to rescue you. – Blue-grass and Broadway by Maria Thompson Daviess
  6. How apt modern historians generally are to receive their cue from the official tricksters themselves, is best shown by their reflections on the commercial interests of England with respect to Russia and Sweden. – Secret Diplomatic History of The Eighteenth Century by Karl Marx
  7. Silva had loaded it for to- night's performance, Godfrey went on, but, as I remarked before, the leading lady failed to answer her cue and it remained for us to touch it off. – The Gloved Hand by Burton E. Stevenson
  8. His cue would have been to remain quiet and know nothing. – The Eye of Osiris by R. Austin Freeman
  9. I put down my cue and asked him quite gently what was the matter? – The Visits of Elizabeth by Elinor Glyn
  10. He was fingering his automatic, playing up to the cue she had given him. – Doors of the Night by Frank L. Packard

What are the translations for cue?

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Dutch words for Cue

wit, voorbeeld, hint, keu, vink.

French word for Cue

queue de billard.

German words for Cue

Einsatz, Hinweis, Aufruf, Stichwort, Zeichen, Wink, Queue, Fingerzeig, Signal, Billardstock, Billardqueue, Wahrnehmungselement, Auslösereiz, Einsatzzeichen.

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Italian word for Cue

battuta d´entrata.

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Malay words for Cue

Cue, Isyarat.

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Polish words for Cue

znak, kij bilardowy, podpowiedź, sygnał do rozpoczęcia.

Portuguese words for Cue

dica, sinal, deixa.

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Spanish words for Cue

entrada, pista, apunte, palo, pie, signo, ejemplo, taco, indicación.

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Vietnamese word for Cue

sự ra hiệu.