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Pronunciation of Queued: Learn how to pronounce Queued in English correctly

Learn how to say Queued correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word queue:


1chiefly British a line or sequence of people or vehicles awaiting their turn to be attended to or to proceed.

2 Computing a list of data items, commands, etc., stored so as to be retrievable in a definite order, usually the order of insertion.

3 archaic a plait of hair worn at the back.

verb (queues, queuing or queueing, queued)

1 [no object] chiefly British take one’s place in a queue: in the war they had queued for food
(queue up) be extremely keen to do or have something: companies are queuing up to move to the bay

2 [with object] Computing arrange in a queue: input or output requests to a file are queued by the operating system


late 16th century (as a heraldic term denoting the tail of an animal): from French, based on Latin cauda ‘tail’. Compare with cue2. queue (sense 1 of the noun) dates from the mid 19th century