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  1. expecting(Adjective)

    Of a woman or female animal, in expectation of giving birth; pregnant.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Expecting

    of Expect

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  1. Expecting

    "Expecting" is episode 12 of season 1 in the television show Angel. Written by Howard Gordon and directed by David Semel, it was originally broadcast on January 25, 2000 on the WB network. In "Expecting", Cordelia, having spent the night with her charming date, wakes up carrying a near-term pregnancy. Research reveals she and several other women bear the spawn of a Haxil Beast that uses men as sexual surrogates. Angel and Wesley must find a way to break the demon's psychic control over its human incubators before they deliver—an ordeal likely to be lethal to the hosts.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'expecting' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4518

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'expecting' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2650

How to pronounce expecting?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of expecting in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of expecting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of expecting in a Sentence

  1. Shaq Barrett:

    I ’m not expecting that I would be going anywhere else.

  2. Rebecca Glasman:

    I don't think there will be any sort of shock waves as a result of this, i have n’t heard of anyone who would not be expecting or at least emotionally preparing for this type of regulatory change.

  3. Simon Flarity:

    A very loud firecracker, and he was not expecting it, whatever combination it was, it was enough to set his already being timid into a flight mode, and I haven't been able to find him since.

  4. Jeb Bush:

    Jeb Bush is down the road tonight, they're expecting 150 people.

  5. Beau Biden:

    You took care of me in the worst times of my life, literally saved the lives of three Bidens, maybe four, and you did it like you always do, never expecting to be thanked.

Images & Illustrations of expecting

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