Definition of wait a minute/moment/second
1 —used to tell someone to stop and wait brieflyWait a minute. I need to tie my shoe.If you will just wait a second, I can explain what happened.
2 —used to interrupt someone or something because one has noticed, thought of, or remembered somethingWait a second—that's not what she said.Wait a minute. I just remembered where I put the keys.
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