Definition of waiting in English:

waiting

Syllabification: wait·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈwātiNG
 
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noun

  • 1The action of staying where one is or delaying action until a particular time or until something else happens.
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    • The inevitable result is that waiting times have grown and now stand at a staggering 53 weeks for a routine MRI scan.
    • No forms to fill out, no instant check, no waiting period.
    • Blair led the way out of the office and into the larger waiting area.

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