expect (v):
be pregnant with
She is bearing his child.
The are expecting another child in January.
I am carrying his child

Related Words: gestate
expect (v):
look forward to the birth of a child
She is expecting in March
expect (v):
consider reasonable or due
I'm expecting a full explanation as to why these files were destroyed
expect (v):
regard something as probable or likely
The meteorologists are expecting rain for tomorrow
expect (v):
look forward to the probable occurrence of
We were expecting a visit from our relatives.
She is looking to a promotion.
he is waiting to be drafted

Related Words: wait
expect (v):
consider obligatory; request and expect
We require our secretary to be on time.
Aren't we asking too much of these children?
I expect my students to arrive in time for their lessons

Related Words: require
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