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English definition of “wait on sth”

wait on sth

formal
verb [I] uk phrasal verb with wait   /weɪt/ us  
to wait until you know the result of an activity before doing or deciding something: The lawyers are waiting on the jury's verdict.WaitingStaying and remaining
(Definition of wait on sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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