Translation of "expectant" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


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

thinking that something pleasant or exciting is going to happen

the children's expectant faces 小朋友充滿渴望的表情
expectantly uk us /ɪkˈspek.tə adverb

Roland heard the rustle of biscuit wrappers and 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 adjective (THINKING)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)