Translation of "expectant" - English-Russian dictionary


adjective uk /ɪkˈspektənt/ us

thinking that something pleasant or exciting is going to happen

the children's expectant faces
an expectant mother/father, etc

someone who is going to have a baby soon

готовящаяся стать матерью/готовящийся стать отцом
expectantly adverb

в ожидании, в предвкушении

(Translation of “expectant” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)