queue-jump

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queue-jump

vb (intr)
1. to take a place in a queue ahead of those already queuing; push in
2. to obtain prior consideration or some other advantage out of turn or unfairly
Also: jump the queue
queue-jumper n

queue-jump


Past participle: queue-jumped
Gerund: queue-jumping

Imperative
queue-jump
queue-jump
Present
I queue-jump
you queue-jump
he/she/it queue-jumps
we queue-jump
you queue-jump
they queue-jump
Preterite
I queue-jumped
you queue-jumped
he/she/it queue-jumped
we queue-jumped
you queue-jumped
they queue-jumped
Present Continuous
I am queue-jumping
you are queue-jumping
he/she/it is queue-jumping
we are queue-jumping
you are queue-jumping
they are queue-jumping
Present Perfect
I have queue-jumped
you have queue-jumped
he/she/it has queue-jumped
we have queue-jumped
you have queue-jumped
they have queue-jumped
Past Continuous
I was queue-jumping
you were queue-jumping
he/she/it was queue-jumping
we were queue-jumping
you were queue-jumping
they were queue-jumping
Past Perfect
I had queue-jumped
you had queue-jumped
he/she/it had queue-jumped
we had queue-jumped
you had queue-jumped
they had queue-jumped
Future
I will queue-jump
you will queue-jump
he/she/it will queue-jump
we will queue-jump
you will queue-jump
they will queue-jump
Future Perfect
I will have queue-jumped
you will have queue-jumped
he/she/it will have queue-jumped
we will have queue-jumped
you will have queue-jumped
they will have queue-jumped
Future Continuous
I will be queue-jumping
you will be queue-jumping
he/she/it will be queue-jumping
we will be queue-jumping
you will be queue-jumping
they will be queue-jumping
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been queue-jumping
you have been queue-jumping
he/she/it has been queue-jumping
we have been queue-jumping
you have been queue-jumping
they have been queue-jumping
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been queue-jumping
you will have been queue-jumping
he/she/it will have been queue-jumping
we will have been queue-jumping
you will have been queue-jumping
they will have been queue-jumping
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been queue-jumping
you had been queue-jumping
he/she/it had been queue-jumping
we had been queue-jumping
you had been queue-jumping
they had been queue-jumping
Conditional
I would queue-jump
you would queue-jump
he/she/it would queue-jump
we would queue-jump
you would queue-jump
they would queue-jump
Past Conditional
I would have queue-jumped
you would have queue-jumped
he/she/it would have queue-jumped
we would have queue-jumped
you would have queue-jumped
they would have queue-jumped
Translations

queue-jump

[ˈkjuːˌdʒʌmp] VI (Brit) → colarse
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Then, just before midnight, a large number of queue-jumpers arrived, creating a panic that longed-for bargains would be snatched away.
Prices of sought-after vehicles such as the Mini Cooper are soaring as queue-jumpers pay extra to avoid long waiting lists for factory orders.
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I am going to patent a new idea for buses - a machine-gun mounted on the front to mow down queue-jumpers.
IT irritation - along with traffic jams, queue-jumpers, nuisance neighbours, rude shop assistants, spitting and more - is what makes Britain the angriest nation in Europe.
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