being next in a line of succession;
"he was in line for the presidency"
awaiting something; especially something due;
"people were in line at the checkout counter"
"she was in line for promotion"
one behind another in a line or queue;
"they waited in line for the tickets"
- A line is formed by connecting two points.
- Stakes were placed in a line down the centre between the verticals.
- You are not in line with the others.
- The soldiers formed into a line.