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  1. Expectations

    Expectations is a 1972 album by the pianist, saxophonist and composer Keith Jarrett, released on Columbia Records. In addition to Jarrett, musicians on the recording include Dewey Redman, Charlie Haden, Paul Motian, Sam Brown, Airto Moreira, as well as brass and string sections whose members are not credited in the album information. Expectations was produced by George Avakian. Expectations was the only recording Jarrett made under his own name on Columbia Records. Jarrett had been a member of Miles Davis' band, which recorded for Columbia, until shortly before making Expectations; the label subsequently signed him to his own contract, but subsequently broke the contract by dropping Jarrett after the record's release.

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  1. expectationsnoun

    Plural noun of the word expectation.

    The people had expressed the expectations for a just, fair society where wealth is created and distributed equally across all sectors and people in society.

    Submitted by MaryC on July 24, 2016  

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    Rank popularity for the word 'expectations' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3036

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    Rank popularity for the word 'expectations' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4320

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of expectations in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of expectations in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  1. David Kelly:

    As the economy transitions to a path of slower growth, investors have a similar need to be prepared by tempering their expectations.

  2. Mini Mike Bloomberg:

    Mini Mike Bloomberg acknowledged earlier in the day Tuesday that the possibility of a contested convention at the Democratic convention in July is Mini Mike Bloomberg only pathway to becoming the nominee, admitting, I dont think I can win any other way. Mini Mike Bloomberg told reporters on Tuesday morning that Mini Mike Bloomberg had no expectations on how hed perform, despite record investments in ads and staff from his own bank account. CLICK HERE FOR FULL SUPER TUESDAY RESULTS I have no expectations for today. We will have a decent number of delegates, weve been working at this for 10 weeks.

  3. Damien Morris:

    Analysis from Sandbag finds that, against expectations, the market surplus decreased by only 10 million last year, leaving the total at 2,088 million.

  4. Jason Stoicevich:

    If you look at the 500, the number one reason for rejection is the size of the vehicle. We no longer have that, Our expectations would be to outsell (the 500).

  5. Kevin Walkush:

    He seemed late to the party, his expectations to us seemed unrealistic.

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