line up

Definitions of line up
  1. verb
    form a line
    “The buildings all line up neatly”
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    arrange, set up
    put into a proper or systematic order
  2. verb
    form a queue, form a line, stand in line
    “Customers lined up in front of the store”
    synonyms: queue, queue up
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    type of:
    stand, stand up
    be standing; be upright
  3. verb
    place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight
    synonyms: adjust, align, aline
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    turn or place at an angle
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    adjust and aim (a golf ball) at in preparation of hitting
    synchronise, synchronize
    cause to indicate the same time or rate
    realign, realine
    align anew or better
    true, true up
    make level, square, balanced, or concentric
    adjust the line of sight of (an optical instrument)
    concenter, concentre, focalise, focalize, focus
    bring into focus or alignment; to converge or cause to converge; of ideas or emotions
    focus anew
    type of:
    set or arrange in a new or different determinate position
  4. verb
    arrange in ranks
    synonyms: dress
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    cause to be in an appropriate place, state, or relation
  5. verb
    get something or somebody for a specific purpose
    synonyms: come up, find, get hold
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    acquire, get
    come into the possession of something concrete or abstract
  6. verb
    take one's position before a kick-off
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    participate in games or sport
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