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wait

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of wait

an instance or period of being prevented from going about one's business
  • There was a long wait for the manager to come and help us.
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wait

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of wait

to remain in place in readiness or expectation of something
  • Please wait here, and we'll seat you shortly.
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Phrases Synonymous with wait

bide one's time, cool one's heels, hold one's breath, sit tight



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