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  1. waited

    Waiting staff (British English), waitstaff (North American English), waiters (male) / waitresses (female), or servers (North American English), or colloquially food runner, are those who work at a restaurant, a diner, or a bar and sometimes in private homes, attending to customers by supplying them with food and drink as requested. Waiting staff follow rules and guidelines determined by the manager. Waiting staff carry out many different tasks, such as taking orders, food-running, polishing dishes and silverware, helping bus tables and restocking working stations with needed supplies. Waiting on tables is part of the service sector and among the most common occupations in the United States. The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that, as of May 2008, there were over 2.2 million people employed as servers in the U.S.Many restaurants choose a specific uniform for their waiting staff to wear. Waiting staff may receive tips as a minor or major part of their earnings, with customs varying widely from country to country.

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  1. Waited

    of Wait

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    Rank popularity for the word 'waited' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2530

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of waited in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of waited in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of waited in a Sentence

  1. Donald Crigler:

    I was scared, i waited until the very end.

  2. Brandon Cornwell:

    We got word from higher up, and it was communicated to the OPD lieutenant that we needed to withdraw, so we came back outside. And waited for SWAT. SWAT arrived. SWAT handled everything from there.

  3. Earl Rogers:

    I figured like it was my duty to vote. I wanted to get my vote in to voice my opinion. And I wasn't going to let nothing stop me. So I waited it out.

  4. Veterans Affairs:

    I am aligned with you that these veterans have waited too long.

  5. Rachel Dolezal:

    The dialogue has unexpectedly shifted internationally to my personal identity in the context of defining race and ethnicity, i have waited in deference while others expressed their feelings, beliefs, confusions and even conclusions - absent the full story.

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