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awaited

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

being in accordance with the prescribed, normal, or logical course of events
  • at the awaited moment the President walked up to the lectern and began his address to the nation

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awaited

verb
past tense of await

Synonyms & Antonyms of awaited (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to believe in the future occurrence of (something)
  • members of the sect are confidently awaiting the imminent end of the world

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2 to remain in place in readiness or expectation of something
  • crowds had been awaiting in the streets for hours

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“Awaited.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/awaited. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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