Bedeutung von "expect" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch


verb us /ɪkˈspekt/

B1 to think that something will happen:

He didn’t expect to see me.
I expect that she’ll be very angry about this.
be expecting someone/something

B1 to be waiting for someone or something to arrive:

We’ve been expecting you.

B1 to think that someone should do a particular thing:

You will be expected to work some weekends.
be expecting

to be going to have a baby:

I’m expecting my first baby in May.

(Definition von "expect" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)