in line for something

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.
See also: for, line
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in line for something

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