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The verb await (wait for) implies being alert and ready, whether for good or evil: to await news after a cyclone. Hope implies a wish that an event may take place and an expectation that it will: to hope for the best. Expect implies confidently believing, usually for good reasons, that an event will occur: to expect a visit from a friend. To anticipate is to look forward to an event and even to picture it: Do you anticipate trouble?

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The rally in global equities continues on Wednesday as investors await the Fed’s big policy briefing later today.
THE TECH-STOCK BULLS ARE BACKBERNHARD WARNERSEPTEMBER 16, 2020FORTUNE
A similar state measure that would take effect at the start of the year is awaiting the governor’s signature.
CITY TO WEIGH MEASURE GIVING LAID-OFF HOTEL WORKERS FIRST SHOT AT OPEN JOBSMAYA SRIKRISHNANSEPTEMBER 8, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
While experts are awaiting more guidance on exactly who is on the hook for paying back the taxes, some experts suggest the big risk with participating in the payroll tax holiday is that the employer would get stuck with the bill come next year.
AS TRUMP’S PAYROLL TAX HOLIDAY KICKS IN, HERE’S WHAT EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES NEED TO KNOWANNE SRADERSSEPTEMBER 1, 2020FORTUNE
There are currently 315,000 naturalization applicants awaiting their interviews, which on average occur two months before an oath ceremony, according to a Boundless analysis.
NEW U.S. CITIZENS WERE ONE OF THE FASTEST-GROWING VOTING BLOCS. BUT NOT THIS YEAR.EILEEN GUOAUGUST 31, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
For now, it’s still the early innings for Neuralink—the company is awaiting approval from the Food and Drug Administration.
ELON MUSK’S SECRETIVE BRAIN-MACHINE VENTURE, NEURALINK, OFFERS A GLIMPSELUCINDA SHENAUGUST 28, 2020FORTUNE
The advocate is being held for two months awaiting trial on charges that carry multi-year prison sentences.
POLAND’S LGBTQ ACTIVISTS CONFRONT GROWING CRACKDOWNKAELA ROEDERAUGUST 14, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
As the world awaits the results of the first crop of coronavirus vaccines to enter the final phase of testing, Russia has seemingly skipped ahead.
RUSSIA IS PLANNING TO USE A VACCINE THAT DOESN’T YET MEET WHO STANDARDSOLIVIA GOLDHILLAUGUST 4, 2020QUARTZ
The administration last year began requiring persons fleeing poverty and persecution, mostly in El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala, to apply from outside the United States and await a decision in a third country.
COURT DECISION ON ASYLUM SEEKERS RESONATES WITH WASHINGTON AREA LATINOSTRUTHBETOLDJULY 7, 2020TRUTHBETOLD.NEWS
Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, we’ve been eagerly awaiting a return to normal.
FIXING WHAT’S BROKEN: IF WE BUILD A MORAL ECONOMY, THE FUTURE WILL BE BETTERVANESSA BATES RAMIREZJUNE 5, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
That includes 37 million people in the US, 100,000 of whom pass away each year awaiting a kidney transplant.
ARTIFICIAL KIDNEYS ARE A STEP CLOSER WITH THIS NEW TECHVANESSA BATES RAMIREZJUNE 3, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 

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