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anticipation

noun [U]  /ænˌtɪs·əˈpeɪ·ʃən/ us  
Anticipation is also a feeling of excitement about something that is going to happen in the near future: Skiers look forward to the first snow of winter with eager anticipation.
Translations of “anticipation”
in Korean 기대…
in Arabic تَوَقُّع…
in Portuguese expectativa…
in Catalan expectació…
in Japanese (わくわくする)期待…
in Italian attesa…
in Chinese (Traditional) 期望,盼望…
in Russian ожидание, предвкушение…
in Turkish ümit, beklenti…
in Chinese (Simplified) 期望,盼望…
in Polish oczekiwanie, niecierpliwość…
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