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expectant

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French expectant, from Latin expectans

AdjectiveEdit

expectant

  1. marked by expectation
    An expectant hush before the performance.
  2. pregnant
    An expectant mother.
  3. (medicine, dated) Waiting for the efforts of nature, with little active treatment.

TranslationsEdit


LatinEdit

VerbEdit

expectant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of expectō