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expect /ɪkˈspɛkt/ verb
expects; expected; expecting
expect
/ɪkˈspɛkt/
verb
expects; expected; expecting
Learner's definition of EXPECT
[+ object] : to think that something will probably or certainly happen
often followed by to + verb
[+ object] : to think that (someone or something) will arrive or that (something) will happen
[+ object] : to consider (something) to be reasonable, required, or necessary
always used in progressive tenses, [no object] : to be pregnant : to be due to give birth
[+ object] informal : to suppose or think usually used after I

— expectable

/ɪkˈspɛktəbəl/ adjective [more expectable; most expectable]
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