Definition of enqueue in English:


verbenqueues, enqueuing, enqueueing, enqueued

[with object]Computing
  • Add (an item of data awaiting processing) to a queue of such items.

    ‘the system is built with an ability to enqueue requests’
    • ‘Each class must have a queuing discipline to determine how packets are enqueued and dequeued.’
    • ‘Next, any enqueued commands are executed in order.’
    • ‘Each packet is then buffered and enqueued for transmission.’
    • ‘Typically, multiple data access operations are enqueued in an internal command buffer in the disk drive.’
    • ‘To use this feature, you must create multi-consumer queues and enqueue the messages into these multi-consumer queues’