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expectant

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1 having or showing signs of eagerly awaiting something

  • expectant crowds gathered at the spot where the President was scheduled to make an appearance
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2 containing unborn young within the body

  • a medication that should not be taken by expectant women without permission from their doctors
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with child, with young

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expectant

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one who seeks an office, honor, position, or award

  • divinity students who were all expectants for a curacy
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