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Wait (IPA: /ˈweɪt/)


Wait (v. i.)

To watch; to observe; to take notice.

Wait (v. i.)

To stay or rest in expectation; to stop or remain stationary till the arrival of some person or event; to rest in patience; to stay; not to depart.

Wait (v. t.)

To stay for; to rest or remain stationary in expectation of; to await; as, to wait orders.

Wait (v. t.)

To attend as a consequence; to follow upon; to accompany; to await.

Wait (v. t.)

To attend on; to accompany; especially, to attend with ceremony or respect.

Wait (v. t.)

To cause to wait; to defer; to postpone; -- said of a meal; as, to wait dinner.

Wait (v. i.)

The act of waiting; a delay; a halt.

Wait (v. i.)

Ambush.

Wait (v. i.)

One who watches; a watchman.

Wait (v. i.)

Hautboys, or oboes, played by town musicians; not used in the singular.

Wait (v. i.)

Musicians who sing or play at night or in the early morning, especially at Christmas time; serenaders; musical watchmen.

Wait

Command which pauses until execution of a background process has ended

Wait

System call

Wait

Original song written and composed by Lennon-McCartney

Wait

Album by Steelheart

Wait

EP released by the band Emanuel Nice

Wait Synonyms

Hold, Delay, Postponemen, Time Lag

Wait Synonyms

Waiting

Wait Synonyms

Expect, Look, Await

Wait Synonyms

Hold Off, Hold Back

Wait Synonyms

Waitress

WAIT (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Wait state

WAIT (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Western Australian Institute of Technology

WAIT (Acronym / Abbreviation)

What Alloy Is That

Wait Rhymes

Ate, Aydt, Bait, Bate, Beit, Cate, Chait, Crate, Date, Eight, Fait, Fate, Feight, Fete, Frate, Freight, Gait, Gate, Grate, Great, Haight, Hait, Hate, Kate, Late, Leight, Mate, Nate, Pait, Pate, Plait, Plate, Prate, Rait, Raitt, Rate, Sate, Skate, Slate, Spate, Speight, State, Straight, Strait, Strate, Streight, Tait, Taite, Taitt, Tate, Trait, Wait, Waite, Waitt, Wayt, Weight

Abate, Await, Belate, Berate, Collate, Conflate, Create, Debate, Deflate, Dictate, Dilate, Elate, Equate, Est, Estate, Gestate, Inflate, Innate, Irate, Iwate, Kuwait, Lightweight, M-8, Mccreight, Mcfate, Misstate, Negate, Oblate, Ornate, Postdate, Predate, Prorate, Reflate, Relate, Restate, Sedate, Sumgait, Translate, Tri-state, Update, Upstate

Conjugate, Desecrate, Disinflate, Interstate, Intrastate, Multistate, Overrate, Overweight, Procreate, Reinstate, Silverplate, Solid-state, Telerate, Underrate

Demodulate, Interrelate, Recriminate, Remunerate

Wait (Last Name / Surname)

Wait is the #10,145 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 3,179 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Wait in Spanish is Espere

Tagalog Translation

Wait in Tagalog is Hihintay

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (singing) And there she is. Miss July 1989. Wait a minute. Wait a minute. No, no, no. That's not Miss July." - Under Siege

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [last words] Wait, wait, now wait a minute... no!" - Cars 3

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [playing video game] Uh-uh, wait your turn. I'm on a roll here. Take that - You dirty dopers." - Grandma's Boy

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [to a customer] Wait your turn, fancy pants!" - Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [to the Russians searching for him as they leave him at a nuclear test site] Sure, great! Don't wait for me!" - Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull


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