Bedeutung von “expect” im Essential English Dictionary


verb uk /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.

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.
I expect mainly UK

used to show that you think that something is true:

‘Will you be coming to the party?’ ‘I expect so.’

(Definition von “expect” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)