trans. a. To provide or furnish with a cue.
Also const. in, and fig. So cued ppl. a.2
1928 Melody Maker Feb. 197/2 The 1st alto had melody cued-in.
1937 Printers' Ink Monthly Apr. 50/3 Cue someone, to give a signal indicating ‘proceed with the pre-arranged routine’.
1957 R. MANEY Fanfare vii. 95 Stimulated by the martinis, and cued by questions, I volunteered a lot of suggestions.
1959 Times 19 Nov. 16/5 He knew the music in the sense that he was able to dispense with the scores and cue his players from memory.
1961 Listener 20 Apr. 683/2 Not being cued by the State Department's press officers that this was indeed mighty stuff.
1962 Ibid. 4 Oct. 537/3 This scaffolding..served its purpose which was to introduce Esterhazy and to cue in his apologia pro vita sua.
1962 Amer. Speech XXXVII. 227 Velarized or emphatic stops are cued by frequency lowering of second formant.
1964 T. RATTIGAN Heart to Heart in Coll. Plays III. 426 Super captions. Cue announcer. Ibid., Take out caption. Cue David.
1966 S. JACKMAN Davidson Affair ii. 17, I..saw the floor-manager's hand drop to cue me in, and turned to face the camera.
1970 Radio Times 30 Apr. 10/2, I want to explain in the programme that we've just heard from our Washington correspondent, and then cue you in live.b. spec. To make an indicatory mark on (a film negative or a recording)
(see CUE n.2 1c).
1938 G. H. SEWELL Amat. Film-making iv. 47 The amateur is advised to..‘cue’ the negative.
1958 N.Z. Listener 26 Sept. 9/1 Discs are easier to cue and edit if the programme is complicated and needed in a hurry.c. trans. and intr. To position (the pick-up arm, stylus, etc., of a record-player) over or at the desired track of the record.
Also transf. of pre-recorded tapes, etc.
1958 J. TALL Techniques of Magnetic Recording xii. 231 There are two ways to prepare a program of this nature. One way is to ‘cue’ the master tape, either visually or aurally, so that it is stopped at the proper point, after the cue.
1960, etc. [implied at CUEING vbl. n.].
1975 G. J. KING Audio Handbk. viii. 198 A record place cueing indicator is included and it is also possible to cue in accurately to any place on the record by servocontrol.
1976 Gramophone Feb. 1406/2 Only then can I confidently line up the stylus over a given band on the record and cue it exactly.
1984 N.Y. Times 12 July C22/3 Radio-engineers cueing music in broadcast studios.http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary
1 : to give a cue to : prompt
2 : to insert into a continuous performance
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das Stichwort geben; das Einsatzzeichen geben --- to cue [listen]http://www.google.ca/search?q=cue+geben&ie=ut...
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to cue v/t -- jemandem das Stichwort gebenhttp://www.answers.com/topic/cue
v. - das Stichwort geben, jdm das Einsatzzeichen gebenhttp://www.dict.cc/german-english/jdm+den+Ein...
jdm. den Einsatz geben --- theatre to cue sb.
See also: related discussion: to cue in - einsetzen