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expect/ɪkˈspɛkt/verb
expectsexpectedexpecting
expect
/ɪkˈspɛkt/
verb
expectsexpectedexpecting
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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