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Virginia health officials said Wednesday that the state has abundant testing resources and that wait times have not been long, except at some large community testing events.

Modeling also shows how frequent, repeated antigen testing may be better at preventing outbreaks than highly sensitive PCR tests, if those tests are used infrequently and require long wait times for results.

The latest version of macOS is here, after a seemingly endless wait.

The memory of the 2019 tournament, even if the coronavirus pandemic has caused this to be the longest wait between Masters ever, isn’t distant.

For many voters stuck at home during the pandemic, the wait feels like a wrong turn into purgatory.

By James Joiner Thea Shaheen had waited her whole life for the body she was supposed to be in.

As we waited for my plane to come in, we stayed silent for a long time.

Thea Shaheen had waited her whole life for the body she was supposed to be in.

Often Mick would perch on those back stairs, perusing art books as he waited for her.

Time was suspended as the world watched and waited for news about the young, brave girl from the Swat Valley.

I waited three months more, in great impatience, then sent him back to the same post, to see if there might be a reply.

In this situation we waited the motion of the enemy, without perceiving any advancement they made towards us.

And he had waited so long for Grandfather Mole that he had begun to feel hungry again.

Arrived at the dépôt, I discharged my porter, sat down and waited for the place to open, with ample leisure for reflection.

She waited for the material pictures which she thought would gather and blaze before her imagination.


On this page you'll find 52 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to waited, such as: linger, hang, await, watch, stay, and delay.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.