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Meaning of "queue-jumping" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF QUEUE-JUMPING

queue-jumping  [ˈkjuːjdʒʌmpɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF QUEUE-JUMPING

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verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Queue-Jumping is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES QUEUE-JUMPING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of queue-jumping in the English dictionary

The definition of queue-jumping in the dictionary is the act of taking a place in a queue ahead of those already queuing. Other definition of queue-jumping is the act of obtaining prior consideration or some other advantage out of turn or unfairly.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH QUEUE-JUMPING


antidumping
ˌæntɪˈdʌmpɪŋ
Bible-thumping
ˈbaɪbəlˌθʌmpɪŋ
buckjumping
ˈbʌkˌdʒʌmpɪŋ
camping
ˈkæmpɪŋ
chumping
ˈtʃʌmpɪŋ
clamping
ˈklæmpɪŋ
comping
ˈkɒmpɪŋ
damping
ˈdæmpɪŋ
dumping
ˈdʌmpɪŋ
gazumping
ɡəˈzʌmpɪŋ
glamping
ˈglæmpɪŋ
krumping
ˈkrʌmpɪŋ
limping
ˈlɪmpɪŋ
pimping
ˈpɪmpɪŋ
revamping
riːˈvæmpɪŋ
showjumping
ˈʃəʊˌdʒʌmpɪŋ
ski-jumping
ˈskiːdʒʌmpɪŋ
temping
ˈtɛmpɪŋ
thumping
ˈθʌmpɪŋ
tramping
ˈtræmpɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE QUEUE-JUMPING

questor
questorial
questorship
questrist
quetch
quethe
quetsch
Quetta
quetzal
Quetzalcoatl
queue
queue-jump
queue-jumper
queuer
queuing
queuing theory
Quevedo y Villegas
quey
queyn
quezal

WORDS THAT END LIKE QUEUE-JUMPING

base jumping
blind stamping
bungee jumping
bungy jumping
critical damping
die stamping
helping
high jumping
keeping
long jumping
pole jumping
rap jumping
shipping
shopping
show jumping
sleeping
social dumping
tub-thumping
wheel clamping
whomping

Synonyms and antonyms of queue-jumping in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «queue-jumping» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF QUEUE-JUMPING

Find out the translation of queue-jumping to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of queue-jumping from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «queue-jumping» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

打尖
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cola -jumping
570 millions of speakers

English

queue-jumping
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कतार कूद
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

طابور القفز
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Очередь -джампинг
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

fila -jumping
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কিউ-জাম্পিং
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

resquillage
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Melompat beratur
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

queue- jumping
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

キュージャンプ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

큐 점프
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Antrian-jumping
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hàng đợi nhảy
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வரிசையில்-ஜம்பிங்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

रांग-उडी मारणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Sıra atlama
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

queue -jumping
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Kolejka skoki
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Черга - джампінг
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

coada -jumping
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ουρά - jumping
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

tou spring
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kö - hoppning
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kø - hopping
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of queue-jumping

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «QUEUE-JUMPING»

The term «queue-jumping» is normally little used and occupies the 118.216 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «QUEUE-JUMPING» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «queue-jumping» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «queue-jumping» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about queue-jumping

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QUEUE-JUMPING»

Discover the use of queue-jumping in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to queue-jumping and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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ICCTP 2009: Critical Issues in Transportation System ...
The last option is that the delay time which the driver will encounter after taking queue-jumping action is connected to the exogenous delay time of taking no action by some methods (i.e. changing audit place, setting a limited width of the lane ...
Yinhai Wang, 2009
2
Econophysics of Order-driven Markets: Proceedings of ...
2.2.3 On the Importance of Queue Jumping In order to assert the validity of the price-improvement argument, we wanted to quantify this improvement in a more detailed way than the aggregate number given by Knight Capital Group.
Frédéric Abergel, Bikas K Chakrabarti, Anirban Chakraborti, 2011
3
Geographies and Moralities: International Perspectives on ...
Finally, and not unrelatedly, I should mention that a nongovernmental organization in Rajasthan, western India, the Mazdoor Kisan Shakti Sangathan ( MKSS), has made major inroads into a culture of queue-jumping, by providing poorer ...
Roger Lee, David M. Smith, 2011
4
Proportionality and Deference Under the UK Human Rights Act: ...
'.57 This again affirms the prevention of queue-jumping as a sub-principle ofimmigration control. More recently, the prevention of queue-jumping has had less judicial support as a public interest principle under the HRA. In Chikwamba v .
Alan D. P. Brady, 2012
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Property and Community
The mischief of queue-jumping is twofold, these two aspects relating respectively to the private and public impacts of the conduct in question. First, the act of queue -jumping imposes an immediate cost or disbenefit upon all individuals in a ...
Gregory S. Alexander, Eduardo Moisés Peñalver, 2010
6
Careless Thought Costs Lives: The Ethics of Transplants
One common claim is that directed donation would be unfair because it would involve queue jumping. If someone says that their organs are to go to a window cleaner, that means that a window cleaner low down the waiting list gets pushed to ...
Janet Radcliffe Richards, 2013
7
Best-Laid Plans: Health Care's Problems and Prospects
Second, despite the assurances that queue jumping would not occur, it is evident that the introduction of a class of “enhanced” services, in which accelerated provision of treatment counts as enhancement, will precisely result in queue jumping ...
Lawrie McFarlane, Carlos Prado, 2002
8
Socialism and the Common Good: New Fabian Essays
The queue-jumping option involves no net addition to choice; it is merely a restructuring of choice, with one type of option replacing another. A health authority might (a) allow general practitioners and local or district hospitals to treat patients ...
Professor Preston King, 2014
9
Socialism and the Common Good: New Fabian Essays
The queue-jumping option involves no net addition to choice; it is merely a restructuring of choice, with one type of option replacing another. A health authority might (a) allow general practitioners and local or district hospitals to treat patients ...
Preston T. King, 1996
10
Ethics
The categorical imperative works very well against many examples of free- loading behaviour in which individuals exploit the honesty of others, e.g. queue- jumping, cheating, tax fiddles, not paying bus fares, and so on. For example, say your ...
Noel Stewart, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «QUEUE-JUMPING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term queue-jumping is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Report reveals most hospitals still engage in 'queue-jumping'
Report reveals most hospitals still engage in 'queue-jumping' ... Treatment Purchase Fund, a majority of 22 hospitals audited are engaged in "queue-jumping". «Irish Examiner, Jun 15»
2
Watch queue-jumping Mercedes get road-blocked by road rage driver
But when this Renault driver saw a Mercedes driving up to overtake the waiting cars on the M58 in Liverpool, he took matters into his own hands - or wheels ... «Glasgow Evening Times, Apr 15»
3
£8k Apple Watch Edition Comes With Queue-Jumping Golden Ticket
Those who blow comedy amounts of money on the Apple Watch Edition smartwatch that starts -- starts! -- at £8,000 in the UK will have some extra rewards, with ... «Gizmodo UK, Mar 15»
4
SEC fines exchange over 'queue-jumping' orders
“They [high-frequency traders] worked with Direct Edge to design a queue jumping order,” said Haim Bodek, founder of Decimus Capital Markets, LLC, who filed ... «MarketWatch, Jan 15»
5
No fare: Vancouver taxi driver calls for end to queue-jumping bribe …
However, John Palis, the general manager of Vancouver Taxi, confirmed to The Vancouver Sun he was aware of the queue-jumping and bribery practice and ... «Vancouver Sun, Aug 14»
6
'Queue-jumping drivers causing traffic chaos'
A motorist jumps the queue and causes delays at an exit on Sharjah Ring Road. Such actionsonly add to traffic chaos. Published: 14:23 June 7, 2014 60 Gulf ... «gulfnews.com, Jun 14»
7
Ouch talk show 101: The end of queue jumping?
This month, we hear why that great disability perk, queue-jumping at Disney, is on the way out, and we look at why disability hate crime is such an ... «BBC News, Oct 13»
8
Queue-jumping common in Alberta health-care system, inquiry finds
An Alberta inquiry has determined that some citizens – including members of the Calgary Flames and some patients at a private centre, which made a ... «Globe and Mail, Aug 13»
9
Queue-jumping Renders Flight Punctuality Efforts Ineffective
But some air traffic controllers explain that queue-jumping contributes to flights unpunctuality. "International flights and those carrying important passengers, ... «CRIENGLISH.com, Aug 13»
10
Alberta's queue-jumping inquiry shifts to University of Calgary
Taking stage Monday at a public inquiry is what role, if any, the University of Calgary played in a queue-jumping scandal that occurred on its property and ... «Macleans.ca, Feb 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Queue-Jumping [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/queue-jumping>. Jun 2021 ».
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