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A person is never happy till their vague strivings has itself marked out its proper limitations.Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
- Rhymes: -eɪt
Third person singular
- (transitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) to wait for.
- I await your reply to my letter.
- (transitive) To wait on, serve, or attend (to).
- (transitive) To expect.
- (transitive) To be in store for; to be ready or in waiting for
- Glorious rewards await the good in heaven, eternal suffering awaits mortal sinners in hell.
- (intransitive) To watch.
- (intransitive) To wait (on or upon).
- (intransitive) To wait; to stay in waiting.
- As await means to wait for, it is not followed by "for". I am awaiting for your reply is therefore incorrect.
transitive: to wait for
transitive: to wait on, to serve
transitive: to expect
transitive: to be in store for
intransitive, to stay in waiting
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