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Synonyms for await

be in store for


  • be in store for
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Synonyms for await

Synonyms for await

look forward to the probable occurrence of

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Mahtoree betrayed no evidence of his intentions, but rather seemed to await a moment better suited to the crafty policy of his character.
The captive awaited a moment, for the commotion to subside, and then turning again to Le Balafre, he continued, in tones conciliating and kind, as if he felt the propriety of softening his refusal, in a manner not to wound the pride of one who would so gladly be his benefactor--
Mahtoree, who had awaited such a movement among his fellows, with the wary design of concealing his own jealous hatred, soon grew weary of delay, and, by a glance of his eye, encouraged the tormentors to proceed.
Speaker Nabih Berri also signed the law and it now awaits the president for the final signature.
He added that he awaits the response of Punjab Government on allowing him to give access to Kot Lakhpat Jail where Nawaz Sharif is imprisoned.
Meanwhile in King's Landing, a smiling Cersei was featured while she awaits Euron Greyjoy's army.
A new luxury cinema experience awaits movie-goers at Reel Cinemas -- The Dubai Mall.
For past five months, Human Rights Commission of the territory awaits statement of a block medical officer who is believed to be in Saudi Arabia.
Celebrated poet Gerald Stern delivers this series of essays ruminating on his rich and storied past while meditating on the inevitable conclusion to his life that awaits. Readers will be rewarded by Stern's intimate connections to the big moments of the twentieth century as well as the clear-eyed humor with which he contemplates the end awaiting us all.
A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev plans to ask a judge to release him on bail while he awaits trial on charges of impeding the investigation into the deadly attack, the AP said.
Six Nations As the field of green awaits the trample of feet The hallowed ground where opponents meet The drumming of a nation's beating hearts Fills the air as the tournament starts The dragon has stirred, awaiting its prey Which of the nations will fall today?
Now he awaits a mandatory life sentence for murder, his own young life wrecked because he took another.
International Resource News-May 26, 2011--Rio Tinto PLC awaits approval for forty-year lease contract on Gove bauxite and alumina mine(C)1994-2011 ENPublishing -
Summary: BENGHAZI (Cihan) - Muhammad Omar Mukhtar, the son of Libyan national hero Omar Mukhtar, said a better future awaits them despite ongoing turmoil in the North African country.
An Arizona judge has ordered the 22-year-old man accused of killing six people and injuring 14, including a US congresswoman, to be held without bail as he awaits trial on federal charges.