wait out

verb
waited out; waiting out; waits out

Definition of wait out

transitive verb

: to await an end to wait the storm out

First Known Use of wait out

1849, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of wait out was in 1849

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wait on (someone) hand and foot

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“Wait out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wait%20out. Accessed 6 Aug. 2021.

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