Word forms: (present) waits in line, (past) waited in a line, (perfect) waited in a line, (progressive) waiting in a line
( Hospitality (hotel) : Reservations and checking in and out ) line
When people wait in a line
, they stand
in a line waiting for something.
I waited in a line to check in.
Customers waited in a line for 15 minutes before they were seated.
If you don't have priority check-in, you will have to wait in a line.
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