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Awaiting Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Await \A*wait"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Awaited; p. pr. & vb. n. Awaiting.] [OF. awaitier, agaitier; ? (L. ad) + waitier, gaitier to watch, F. guetter. See Wait.]
  1. To watch for; to look out for. [Obs.]
  2. To wait on, serve, or attend. [Obs.]
  3. To wait for; to stay for; to expect. See Expect. Betwixt these rocky pillars Gabriel sat, Chief of the angelic guards, awaiting night. --Milton.
  4. To be in store for; to be ready or in waiting for; as, a glorious reward awaits the good. O Eve, some farther change awaits us night. --Milton.
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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Awaiting'


  • Awaiting Your Reply: Awaiting Your Reply is the debut album by American Christian rock band Resurrection Band , released in 1978. Recording history ...
  • In Prison Awaiting Trial: In Prison Awaiting Trial (Detenuto in attesa di giudizio) is a 1971 Italian drama film directed by Nanni Loy . It was entered into the ...
  • Awaiting the End: Awaiting the End is a 7" EP of some of the earlier work of the Swedish death metal band Dispatched . The album was released in 1995. ...
  • Children Awaiting Parents: Children Awaiting Parents (CAP) is a national not-for-profit charitable organization that recruits foster and adoptive families for ...
  • In the Halls of Awaiting: In the Halls of Awaiting is the debut album by the Finnish melodic death metal band Insomnium . It was released on April 30, 2002 ...

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* Just the knowledge that a good book is awaiting one at the end of a long day makes that day happier. - Kathleen Norias


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  • Financial markets awaiting any Fed signal on rates
    Financial markets are awaiting the end of a Federal Reserve meeting Wednesday to see whether the Fed sends any clearer signal about the timing of an interest rate increase. The phrase that investors will ... Read more on this news related to 'Awaiting'
  • Bolts' Erne (Wrist) Still Awaiting Full Clearance
    Erne is still awaiting full clearance to practice following his July wrist surgery, Erik Erlendsson of the Tampa Tribune reports. Read more on this news related to 'Awaiting'
  • Boehner: Awaiting Obama Strategy Against Militants
    Boehner says Congress is awaiting Obama's strategy for defeating Islamic State militants Read more on this news related to 'Awaiting'

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