Translation of "expectant" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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expectantadjective

uk /ɪkˈspek.tənt/ us /ɪkˈspek.tənt/

expectant adjective (THINKING)

thinking that something pleasant or exciting is going to happen

(对愉快或令人激动的事情)期待的,渴望的,盼望的
the children's expectant faces 孩子们充满渴望的表情

expectant adjective (PREGNANT)

[ before noun ] used to refer to a woman who is pregnant or a man whose partner is pregnant

怀孕的;将要成为父母的
expectant mothers/fathers/couples 准妈妈/爸爸/父母

(Translation of “expectant” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)