expect

[ ik-spekt ]SEE DEFINITION OF expect

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EXPECT

And can you expect the youth of Athens to be wiser than their gods?

I am, in other words, an investment from which they expect large returns.

Now the folks out in this part of the country have come to expect it from a man like him.

Now tell me just what you expect a woman in my position to do.

He is one of the few foreigners who expect a rational answer.

You will, however, expect me to say something of our latest enterprise.

Can we expect that this will be suddenly and permanently altered?

We have a just right to expect that our European policy will be the American policy of European courts.

So expect not any advocateship from me: I will not plead for you; and that's enough.

He had need to expect some good with you, that has so little good to hope for from you; mind that.

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