Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “cue” en inglés

cue

noun [C] uk   /kjuː/ us  

cue noun [C] (SIGNAL)

a word or action in a play or film that is used as a signal by a performer to begin saying or doing something a signal for someone to do something: [+ to infinitive] They started washing up, so that was our cue to leave the party. on cue If something happens on cue, it happens just after someone has said or thought it would happen: I was just wondering where Sarah was, when, right on cue, she came in. take your cue from sb to take notice of someone's words or behaviour so that you know what you should do: She watched his lips carefully and took her cue from him.

cue noun [C] (STICK)

a long, thin wooden pole with a small piece of leather at one end, used for hitting the ball in games such as billiards or snooker

cue

verb [T] uk   /kjuː/ (present participle cueing, past tense and past participle cued) (also cue in) us  
to give someone a signal to do something: With a nod of his head, the drummer cued the lead singer in.
(Definition of cue from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de cue
Buscar en temas relacionados

Estás viendo una entrada relacionada con Paying attention and being careful, pero quizás te interesen estos temas del área temática Paying attention and being careful

Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “cue” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

light at the end of the tunnel

signs of improvement in a situation that has been bad for a long time, or signs that a long and difficult piece of work is almost finished

Palabra del día

The language of work

by Kate Woodford,
October 15, 2014
Most of us talk about our jobs. We tell our family and friends interesting or funny things that have happened in the workplace (=room where we do our job), we describe – and sometimes complain about – our bosses and colleagues and when we meet someone for the first time, we tell

Aprende más 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Aprende más