1. Time during which some action is awaited (synset 115297015)
    "instant replay caused too long a delay"; "he ordered a hold in the action"
  2. The act of waiting (remaining inactive in one place while expecting something) (synset 101065863)
    "the wait was an ordeal for him"
  1. Stay in one place and anticipate or expect something (synset 202644022)
    "I had to wait on line for an hour to get the tickets"
  2. Wait before acting (synset 202647547)
    "the scientists held off announcing their results until they repeated the experiment"
  3. Look forward to the probable occurrence of (synset 200721987)
    "We were expecting a visit from our relatives"; "She is looking to a promotion"; "he is waiting to be drafted"
  4. Serve as a waiter or waitress in a restaurant (synset 202418420)
    "I'm waiting on tables at Maxim's"

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