Jump the Queue


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Related to Jump the Queue: in short order, at the expense of, so much for
To unfairly circumvent or abruptly move up on the organ recipient wait list
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Some of the local residents had also blackened the face of a trust officebearer for allowing VIPs to jump the queue. Thereafter, the temple trust decided not to allow VVIP darshan.
Those who bring a chocolate egg jump the queue and get in for nothing tonight and Thursday.
However, Zeroberto was listed as number 11 in the list for balloting from the big handicap, and any penalties imposed after the list is published no longer entitle a horse to jump the queue.
The clamour to bag the highly-sought after tickets led to scraps in the street and fights between fans who had lined up for hours and those arriving late who were attempting to jump the queue.
Meanwhile, cricket fan Theresa May looks likely to jump the queue for membership of the MCC, as Sir John Major did.
A Passport Department officer is facing punitive action after video footage showed him manhandling a Saudi who had tried to jump the queue after arriving on a flight from Germany.
Why should anyone be able to jump the queue because of money?
Have you noticed at the airports more and more people are using wheelchairs to get on and off the planes and, of course, jump the queue onto speedy boarding?
This also goes for other hard-working members of society who have to wait while others jump the queue.
"Homeless families can jump the queue and be given a council house, where families who are already living in our flats which are cramped have to wait.
The family-run firm had to call the police when trouble broke out as some people started to jump the queue.
He said the situation is chaotic as some of the frustrated drivers jump the queue and a fight breaks out.