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English adjective: waiting

1. waiting being and remaining ready and available for use


SamplesWaiting cars and limousines lined the curb.
Found her mother waiting for them.
An impressive array of food ready and waiting for the guests.
Military forces ready and waiting.


Synonymsready and waiting


Similarready


Antonymsunready


English noun: waiting

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


SamplesThe wait was an ordeal for him.


Synonymswait


Broader (hypernym)inactivity









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