Translation of "expectant" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

expectant

adjective uk /ɪkˈspek.tənt/ us /ɪkˈspek.tənt/
THINKING 思考

thinking that something pleasant or exciting is going to happen

(對愉快或令人激動的事情)期待的,渴望的,盼望的
the children's expectant faces 小朋友充滿渴望的表情
PREGNANT 懷孕的

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

懷孕的;將要成為父母的
expectant mothers/fathers/couples 準媽媽/爸爸/父母
expectantly adverb uk /ɪkˈspek.tənt.li/ us /ɪkˈspek.tənt.li/

The dog looked up at John expectantly. 羅蘭聽到約翰打開餅乾包裝發出的沙沙聲,抬起頭瞪大眼看著。

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