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"line-up" in British English

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line-upnoun [C]

uk   /ˈlaɪn.ʌp/ us   /ˈlaɪn.ʌp/
a group of people that has been brought together to form a team or take part in an event: Several important changes are expected in the line-up for Thursday's game. We've got a star-studded line-up of guests on tonight's show. Bryan Bulaga is back in the starting line-up for the Packers.
US UK identity parade a row of people, including a person who is believed to have committed a crime, who are shown to a witness (= person who saw the crime) to find out if the witness recognizes that person
US the order in which the players in a baseball team hit the ball
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line up

phrasal verb with line uk   /laɪn/ us   verb [T]
[I] to stand in a line: Thousands of people lined up to buy tickets on opening night.
to show your support for a person or idea: line up behind sb/sth A series of state and national leaders has lined up behind her fledgling candidacy.line up in support of sb/sth Despite the public's outrage, officers of the company have lined up in support of the policy.
(Definition of line up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “line-up”
in Arabic يَنتَظِم في صَفّ…
in Korean 즐서다…
in Portuguese fazer fila…
in Catalan fer cua…
in Japanese 列を作る…
in Italian fare la fila…
in Chinese (Simplified) 队伍, 阵容, 辨认队列…
in Chinese (Traditional) 隊伍, 陣容, 辨認佇列…
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