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in line for

Next or very likely to receive. You'll be in line for a promotion if you keep turning in such stellar results. Robinson made it very clear that his daughter is in line for the job should he retire or pass away.
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in line for

likely to receive.
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in line for something

likely to get something: She’s in line for promotion.
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in line for

Next in order for: in line for the presidency.
See also: for, line
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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