Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English


English definition of “segue”


verb [I]     /ˈseɡ.weɪ/
to move easily and without interruption from one piece of music , part of a story , subject , or situation to another: His performance of 'Alison' segued into a cover version of ' Tracks of My Tears '.Continue and last segue     noun [C usually singular] Continue and last
(Definition of segue verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of segue

Word of the Day

tie the knot

to get married

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More