Synonyms of queue in English:


See definition of queue


1‘there was a queue of people waiting for the bus’


line, row, column, file, chain, string, stream

procession, train, succession, progression, cavalcade, sequence, series

waiting list, reserve list

North American breadline, wait list, backup, waiting line

British informal crocodile

2‘he was sitting in a taxi, stuck in a queue along Knightsbridge’


traffic jam, jam, tailback, line, stream, gridlock

informal snarl-up, traffic snarl


1‘we queued for ice creams’


line up, stand in a queue, form a queue, queue up, wait in line, form a line, form lines, get into columns, get into rows, fall in, file, move in line, walk in line

British informal form a crocodile