Meaning of queue
Pronunciation: (ky), [key]
— n., v., queued, queu•ing.
- a braid of hair worn hanging down behind.
- a file or line, esp. of people waiting their turn.
- a FIFO-organized sequence of items, as data, messages, jobs, or the like, waiting for action.
- to form in a line while waiting (often fol. by up).
- to arrange (data, jobs, messages, etc.) into a queue.
- queue (Thesaurus)