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Definitions and Synonyms of cue | Another word for cue | What is cue?

Definition 1: sports implement consisting of a tapering rod used to strike a cue ball in pool or billiards - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for cue in the sense of this definition

(cue is a kind of ...) an implement used in a sport

(cue is a part of ...) the handle end of some implements or tools

"he grabbed the cue by the stock"

Definition 2: a stimulus that provides information about what to do - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for cue in the sense of this definition

(cue is a kind of ...) any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action

Definition 3: an actor's line that immediately precedes and serves as a reminder for some action or speech - [noun denoting communication]

(cue is a kind of ...) words making up the dialogue of a play

"the actor forgot his speech"

(... is a kind of cue ) a cue given to a performer (usually the beginning of the next line to be spoken)

"the audience could hear his prompting"

Definition 4: evidence that helps to solve a problem - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for cue in the sense of this definition

(cue is a kind of ...) an indication that makes something evident

"his trembling was evidence of his fear"

(... is a kind of cue ) a perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened)

"he showed signs of strain" "they welcomed the signs of spring"

Definition 5: assist (somebody acting or reciting) by suggesting the next words of something forgotten or imperfectly learned - [verb of communication]

Synonyms for cue in the sense of this definition

(cue is a kind of ...) impart knowledge of some fact, state of affairs, or event to

"I informed him of his rights"

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