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American English: /əˈweɪt/
British English: /əˈweɪt/

Translation of await in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1 (wait for) we are anxiously awaiting more news
    estamos impacientes a la espera de or esperando más noticias
    await further instructions
    espere a recibir nuevas instrucciones
    the result still awaits confirmation
    el resultado no ha sido confirmado aún
    prisoners awaiting trial
    detenidos a la espera de juicio
    a long awaited event
    un acontecimiento muy esperado
    Example sentences
    • The trout fishing event was eagerly awaited, there was a large entry for Senior and Junior events.
    • That the sequels are the most eagerly awaited cinematic event of the year is not in question.
    • She had earlier spent several months in the prison on remand while awaiting trial.
  • 2 (be in store for) who knows what fate awaits us
    quién sabe qué nos deparará el destino
    quién sabe qué suerte nos espera or aguarda
    Example sentences
    • The biggest prizes at the top events await anyone who can conquer their nerves and make the most of the current gap in the market.
    • Another unique transportation adventure awaits you on one of Hong Kong's buses or trams.
    • An even bigger surprise awaits fans of Dylan's craft who make it to the end of the piece.
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