What does WAITING mean?

Definitions for WAITING
ˈweɪ tɪŋWAITING

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word WAITING.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wait, waiting(adj)

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

    "the wait was an ordeal for him"

  2. waiting, ready and waiting(p)(adj)

    being and remaining ready and available for use

    "waiting cars and limousines lined the curb"; "found her mother waiting for them"; "an impressive array of food ready and waiting for the guests"; "military forces ready and waiting"

Wiktionary

  1. waiting(Noun)

    Watching.

  2. waiting(Noun)

    The act of staying or remaining in expectation.

  3. waiting(Noun)

    Attendance, service.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Waiting

    of Wait

  2. Waiting

    a. & n. from Wait, v

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'WAITING' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1237

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'WAITING' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1004

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'WAITING' in Nouns Frequency: #2979

How to pronounce WAITING?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say WAITING in sign language?

  1. waiting

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of WAITING in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of WAITING in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of WAITING in a Sentence

  1. Tom Zegan:

    The last time my ship came in . . . I was waiting at the airport.

  2. Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche:

    We do see significantly better chances for us based on our product offerings, we have waiting times which are unhealthy already.

  3. Assad Serhal:

    She should make the trip at the end of the summer, and we are waiting for her arrival in Ethiopia, hopefully with a hatched bird with her, we hope that culture, nature, human beings will prevail above being destroyed by war.

  4. Miranda Lambert:

    Miranda and I didn't have any kids, and we had our prenuptial agreement, once we filed for divorce, it was over in a nine- or 10-day waiting period.

  5. Postal Service spokesman Carl Walton:

    I think they're waiting until after the elections, we're waiting just like everybody else.

Images & Illustrations of WAITING

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