expectant

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French expectant, from Latin expectans

Adjective[edit]

expectant

  1. marked by expectation
    An expectant hush before the performance.
  2. pregnant
    An expectant mother.
  3. (medicine, dated) Waiting for the efforts of nature, with little active treatment.

Translations[edit]


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

expectant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of expectō