queue-jumping

noun

Definition of queue-jumping

British
: the act of going ahead of other people waiting in a line for something instead of waiting one's turn

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“Queue-jumping.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/queue-jumping. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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