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Synonyms for wait

stand by

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be postponed

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  • be postponed
  • be suspended
  • be delayed
  • be put off
  • be put back
  • be deferred
  • be put on hold
  • be shelved
  • be tabled
  • be held over
  • be put on ice
  • be put on the back burner
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wait around

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wait for or on something or someone

wait on or upon someone

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wait up

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Synonyms for wait

to continue to be in a place

to stop temporarily and remain, as if reluctant to leave

wait on: to work and care for

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wait on: to place food before (someone)

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an act or the time of waiting

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the act of waiting (remaining inactive in one place while expecting something)

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wait before acting

look forward to the probable occurrence of

serve as a waiter or waitress in a restaurant

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But with McGillvary due to finish his rehab programme this week and join the full squad for pre-season training next Monday, the explosive No5 can't wait to train - and play - again at full throttle.
Claudia Santorelli-Bates provides a similar education on in vitro fertilization (IVF) with her picture book, I Can't Wait to Meet You.
So it's going to be a hell of a match, I can't wait.
LIVERPOOL legend Ian Rush can't wait to turn back the clock tonight and once again run out on his old hunting ground of Anfield.
JOE Ledley is back - and he can't wait to take on former Cardiff City team-mate Robert Earnshaw at Nottingham Forest's City Ground on Saturday.
He knows his ABCs and 123s, he can brush his teeth and tie his shoes, but he can't wait until he's old enough to do the things he wants to do.
Scott Dann played his first full 90 minutes in a Coventry City shirt yesterday and now can't wait to make his full Championship bow at Preston North End this Saturday.
In matters large and small, serious or trivial, we just can't wait - for anything.
Best of all, being forcefully separated from dance reignited his passion for it: "I was like a little kid again," he says, "like, 'I can't wait, I can't wait, I can't wait.
I can't wait to e-mail my friends and tell them about my adventure.
1 ERIC ROHMER, L'ANGLAISE ET LE DUC I have no idea when it will be released, but I can't wait to see this eighty-year-old French writer/director's first digitally shot period movie.
This was a great response to the preview of the book and we can't wait to do the launch North America wide," stated Dr.
He described his ideal life: 'I can't wait to go home and have my wife, my child and our dog waiting for me.
And Southampton midfielder Davis, 31, says he can't wait for the country's first major tournament in three decades.