Translation of "expect" - English-Italian dictionary

expect

verb uk /ɪkˈspekt/

B1 to think that something will happen

aspettarsi
He didn’t expect to see me.
I expect that she’ll be very angry about this.
be expecting someone/something

B1 to be waiting for someone or something to arrive

aspettare qualcuno/qualcosa
We’ve been expecting you.

to think that someone should do a particular thing

aspettarsi, esigere
You will be expected to work some weekends.
be expecting

to be going to have a baby

essere incinta
I’m expecting my first baby in May.
I expect (that)… mainly UK

used to show that you think that something is true

mi immagino (che)…
“Will you be coming to the party?” “I expect so.”

(Translation of “expect” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)