Translation of "expect" - English-Japanese dictionary

expect

verb uk /ɪkˈspekt/ us /ɪkˈspekt/

B1 to think that something will happen

~を予想する, 予期する
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

(人)が来るのを待っている, (物)が届くのを待っている
We’ve been expecting you.

to think that someone should do a particular thing

~することを求める
You will be expected to work some weekends.
be expecting

to be going to have a baby

(赤ん坊を)産む予定だ
I’m expecting my first baby in May.
I expect (that)… mainly UK

used to show that you think that something is true

~だろうと思う
‘Will you be coming to the party?’ ‘I expect so.’

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