Definition of 'on cue'
Example sentences containing 'on cue'
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The telephone rang as if on cue, but the call was for Baxter and detained him for less than a minute. FORESTS OF THE NIGHT (2003)As if on cue, Rikki Storm appeared through the dressing room door, modestly outfitted in a lavender shirtwaist and belt. DOUBTING THOMAS (2003)As if on cue I noticed a grey flash somewhere down to my right. THE SCHEME FOR FULL EMPLOYMENT (2003)
Trends of 'on cue'
Used Occasionally. on cue is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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