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line up

verb

Definition of line up

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to assume an orderly linear arrangement <line up for inspection>

  3. 2 :  to align oneself <he lined up with the liberals against the bill>

  4. transitive verb
  5. 1 :  to put into alignment

  6. 2 :  to arrange for <line up support for a candidate>



1864

First Known Use of line up

1864



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