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Definitions of cue

  1. The tail; the end of a thing; especially, a tail-like twist of hair worn at the back of the head; a queue. Newage Dictionary DB
  2. The last words of a play actor's speech, serving as an intimation for the next succeeding player to speak; any word or words which serve to remind a player to speak or to do something; a catchword. Newage Dictionary DB
  3. A hint or intimation. Newage Dictionary DB
  4. The part one has to perform in, or as in, a play. Newage Dictionary DB
  5. Humor; temper of mind. Newage Dictionary DB
  6. A straight tapering rod used to impel the balls in playing billiards. Newage Dictionary DB
  7. A small portion of bread or beer; the quantity bought with a farthing or half farthing. Newage Dictionary DB
  8. evidence that helps to solve a problem Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. a stimulus that provides information about what to do Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. an actor's line that immediately precedes and serves as a reminder for some action or speech Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. The tail or end of a thing; a queue, or hanging braid of hair; a hint; the last word of an actor's speech; the part one has to play; the tapering rod used in billiards. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  12. A queue or tail-like twist of hair formerly worn at the back of the head: a rod used in playing billiards: the last words of an actor's speech serving as a hint to the next speaker: any hint: the part one has to play. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  13. A hint; signal; rod used in playing billiards. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  14. A tail; a long braid of hair. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  15. The words serving as a signal for an actor; a hint; suggestion. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  16. A straight tapering rod, used in billiards, etc. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. The tail or end of a thing, especially of a wig; the last words of a speech which a player, who is to answer, catches, and regards as an intimation to begin; the part one is to take up; a hint; turn or temper of mind; the straight rod used in playing billiards. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  18. The end of a thing; the last words of the preceding speech written with the speech of an actor, in order to let him know when he is to proceed with his part, from the letter Q by which it was marked; a hint; an intimation; a long curl or roll of hair; a short direction; the straight rod used at billiards. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for cue

  1. Or perhaps there was some other cue that Pilli could pick up. – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  2. All that this tells them is that on some given cue they are to enter and work opposite so- and- so, and are, in turn, to give an agreed- upon cue to bring on such- and- such a performer. – Writing for Vaudeville by Brett Page
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