wait

meaning: the act of waiting (remaining inactive in one place while expecting something) (noun)

example:the wait was an ordeal for him

synonyms:waiting,


meaning: time during which some action is awaited (noun)

synonyms:hold,


meaning: look forward to the probable occurrence of (verb)

synonyms:look,


meaning: serve as a waiter or waitress in a restaurant (verb)

example:I'm waiting on tables at Maxim's

synonyms:waitress,


meaning: stay in one place and anticipate or expect something (verb)

example:I had to wait on line for an hour to get the tickets


meaning: wait before acting (verb)

synonyms:hold off, hold back,