Cue

Definition of Cue

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n.1.The tail; the end of a thing; especially, a tail-like twist of hair worn at the back of the head; a queue.
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.
When my cue comes, call me, and I will answer.
- Shak.
3.A hint or intimation.
Give them [the servants] their cue to attend in two lines as he leaves the house.
- Swift.
4.The part one has to perform in, or as in, a play.
Were it my cueto fight, I should have known it
Without a prompter.
- Shak.
5.Humor; temper of mind.
6.A straight tapering rod used to impel the balls in playing billiards.
v. t.1.To form into a cue; to braid; to twist.
n.1.A small portion of bread or beer; the quantity bought with a farthing or half farthing.

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