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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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I can't wait to get to Newcastle and join the Eagles family.
"I can say to the fans that I'm very pleased to be here and I can't wait to play and feel their support."
"I think it is an honour to represent this club and I can't wait to engage with the fans.
He has said that he "can't wait" to release his record, named Love.
But watching that, I can't wait for them to get here (in the Philippines)." By the time the Philippines hosts Iran in the capital, fans can again see the action live.
"22 days to meet the man of my life BURNING MAN here are 3 photographs shot by 3 of my fav Photographers at the playa last year @eleanorpreger @scott.london @siderth can't wait to see my burning man family again," read the caption.
"Everyone knows how excited I am, I can't wait for it.
Hilton also said she can't wait to start a family with the 32-year-old actor.
so she's coming home to be on our panel - and I can't wait to see another lady.
And the 27-year-old admits he can't wait to get back to business as Boro look to cement their place in the top-flight of English football.
Drew said: "Me and my family loved our season here and can't wait to get back to Coventry.
I can't wait for next summer now, and I'm excited with the draw to come next month.
Each preschooler might be impatient--but they'll soon be rewarded in the new picture book by Amy Schwartz, I Can't Wait! (Beach Lane, $17.99, 40 pages, ISBN 9781442482319, ages 5 to 8).
ere's just not the 'I can't wait to get out of the house as McIlroy will head to Augusta with a di'erent mindset to keep things tight, having come so close in 2011.
Can't wait to see him in flesh in action next week.