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Synonyms for line

patter

draw the line at something

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  • object to
  • prohibit
  • stop short at
  • set a limit at
  • put your foot down over

in line: in alignment

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in line: under control

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in line: in a queue

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  • in a queue
  • in a row
  • in a column

in line for

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  • due for
  • being considered for
  • a candidate for
  • shortlisted for
  • in the running for
  • on the short list for
  • next in succession to

in line with

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line up

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on the line

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  • at risk
  • in danger
  • in an endangered position
  • in jeopardy

toe the line

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Synonyms for line

an indentation or seam on the skin, especially on the face

a method used in dealing with something

an official or prescribed plan or course of action

a product or products bought and sold in commerce

a group of people or things arranged in a row

one's ancestors or their character or one's ancestral derivation

to place in or form a line or lines

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Synonyms for line

a formation of people or things one beside another

a single frequency (or very narrow band) of radiation in a spectrum

a connected series of events or actions or developments

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a pipe used to transport liquids or gases

acting in conformity

space for one line of print (one column wide and 1/14 inch deep) used to measure advertising

the maximum credit that a customer is allowed

persuasive but insincere talk that is usually intended to deceive or impress

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a short personal letter

a conceptual separation or distinction

mechanical system in a factory whereby an article is conveyed through sites at which successive operations are performed on it

be in line with

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cover the interior of

make a mark or lines on a surface

mark with lines

fill plentifully

reinforce with fabric

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References in classic literature ?
A sentence with variations went up and down the line. "Well, we 've helt 'em back.
It was all highly specialized labor, each man having his task to do; generally this would consist of only two or three specific cuts, and he would pass down the line of fifteen or twenty carcasses, making these cuts upon each.
So he called aloud that he whom he should choose, and who would stand back to back with him in the fray, if victory were theirs, should be the first after him among the People of the Axe, and as he called, he walked slowly down the line scanning the faces of all, till he came to where Galazi stood leaning on the Watcher.
What is this?" That was the trembling inquiry all down the line.
I went down the line last night - everything - everything.
'Washington Auxiliary Temperance Societies;' and was marshalled by officers on horseback, who cantered briskly up and down the line, with scarves and ribbons of bright colours fluttering out behind them gaily.
Many of the bowmen had drawn amulets and relics from their bosoms, while he who possessed some more than usually sanctified treasure passed it down the line of his comrades, that all might kiss and reap the virtue.
His powerful serves, down the line winners and passing shots were too hot to handle for the Turkish lad, who looked just a meager spectator in the match.
We are actually down the line or two things were a few haven't finished are a lot Steve He did provide an update on the transfer pursuit, though, and explained how he's focused on getting deals over the line as early as possible.
said the Central Bank is ready to deploy tools in its arsenal should pockets of instability become more evident in the economy down the line.
It was Muguruza's first final on the slow surface and she relied on a powerful first serve and jaw-dropping winners down the line to subdue the American in a battle of will.
"Although it was a bit wet, everybody had a pleasant afternoon of shooting." Down the Line: 1) Dennis Evans; 2) Gareth Owen; 3) Aneurin Owen.
Speaking on a fight with Callum Smith, Fielding said it's a fight he can envisage down the line, but fans may have to wait for that one.
"And if he wanted to go into management later down the line I could help him prepare for that - but hopefully not here for a while!