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synonyms for waited

  • await
  • delay
  • expect
  • hang
  • linger
  • remain
  • stand by
  • stay
  • stick around
  • watch
  • abide
  • anticipate
  • bide
  • dally
  • foresee
  • stall
  • tarry
  • bide one's time
  • cool it
  • fill time
  • hang around
  • hang onto your hat
  • hang out
  • hold back
  • hold everything
  • hold on
  • hold the phone
  • hole up
  • keep shirt on
  • lie in wait
  • lie low
  • look for
  • look forward to
  • mark time
  • put on hold
  • save it
  • sit tight
  • sit up for
  • stay up for
  • sweat it
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antonyms for waited

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  • advance
  • go
  • hurry
  • leave
  • rush
  • carry on
  • move
  • carry out
  • do
  • forge
  • forward
  • go ahead
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How to use waited in a sentence

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.
AS HOLIDAYS APPROACH, WAIT TIMES RISE FOR CORONAVIRUS TESTS AMID RECORD SPIKE IN CASESMEAGAN FLYNN, MICHAEL BRICE-SADDLER, JULIE ZAUZMER, RACHEL CHASONNOVEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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.
RAPID TESTING IS LESS ACCURATE THAN THE GOVERNMENT WANTS TO ADMITBY LISA SONGNOVEMBER 16, 2020PROPUBLICA
The latest version of macOS is here, after a seemingly endless wait.
MACOS BIG SUR IS NOW AVAILABLEBRIAN HEATERNOVEMBER 12, 2020TECHCRUNCH
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.
AT THE MASTERS, TIGER WOODS WALKS IN TWO WORLDS: YARN-SPINNING LEGEND AND DEFENDING CHAMPBARRY SVRLUGANOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
For many voters stuck at home during the pandemic, the wait feels like a wrong turn into purgatory.
AS ELECTION DAY DRAGS INTO ELECTION WEEK, THE WAITING IS THE HARDEST PARTMARC FISHERNOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
In 2017, the agency criticized the division for long wait times for services.
PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES WERE PROMISED HELP. INSTEAD, THEY FACE DELAYS AND DENIALS.BY AMY SILVERMAN FOR ARIZONA DAILY STAR, WITH DATA ANALYSIS BY ALEX DEVOID, ARIZONA DAILY STARNOVEMBER 5, 2020PROPUBLICA
Vanessa Council needed something to take her mind off the unbearable wait for election results, and she decided it would be the chickens that live inside her phone.
ON A HUMP DAY FOR THE AGES, AMERICANS TRY TO ACT AND FEEL NORMALMAURA JUDKIS, ELLEN MCCARTHY, ASHLEY FETTERSNOVEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Electronic poll books and online access to voter registration systems can streamline the check-in process and reduce waits at the polls.
VOTERS SHOULD RESIST BLAMING EVERY ELECTION GLITCH ON POLITICAL INTERFERENCEAMY NORDRUMOCTOBER 29, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
In your paper, you discuss ways that people become time impoverished because of institutional or bureaucratic things, like wait times for voting, which is of course in the news right now.
HOW TO STOP FEELING CRUSHED FOR TIME - ISSUE 92: FRONTIERSBRIAN GALLAGHEROCTOBER 28, 2020NAUTILUS
As a result, they celebrated their first title in more than 30 years — and the wait for the next could be much, much shorter.
THE DODGERS WERE THE BEST TEAM. AND THE BEST TEAM WON.TRAVIS SAWCHIKOCTOBER 28, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
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