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Synonyms of line up

Noun


1. batting order, card, lineup, roll, roster

usage: (baseball) a list of batters in the order in which they will bat; "the managers presented their cards to the umpire at home plate"

2. lineup, line

usage: a line of persons arranged by police for inspection or identification

Verb


1. line up, arrange, set up

usage: form a line; "The buildings all line up neatly"

2. line up, get hold, come up, find, get, acquire

usage: get something or somebody for a specific purpose; "I found this gadget that will serve as a bottle opener"; "I got hold of these tools to fix our plumbing"; "The chairman got hold of a secretary on Friday night to type the urgent letter"

3. line up, queue up, queue, stand, stand up

usage: form a queue, form a line, stand in line; "Customers lined up in front of the store"

4. align, aline, line up, adjust, reorient

usage: place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight; "align the car with the curb"; "align the sheets of paper on the table"

5. dress, line up, position

usage: arrange in ranks; "dress troops"

6. line up, play

usage: take one's position before a kick-off

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