- To wait until the specified event occurs.
- Wait for the light to change before you cross the street.
- What are you waiting for?
- To await the arrival of.
- I'm waiting for my date.
- I'm waiting for the train.
- (wait until): await, (colloquially) wait on
- (wait until arrival of): await, (colloquially) wait on
- See also Thesaurus:wait for
wait — see wait