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wait for sb

phrasal verb with wait uk   us   /weɪt/ verb [I]
If something is ​waiting for you, it has been ​left or ​prepared for you to ​collect, use, ​enjoy, or ​deal with when you ​arrive: An ​envelope was ​waiting for me when I got ​home. Uma had a ​cup of ​coffeewaiting for me, along with a ​plate of ​biscuits.
(Definition of wait for sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wait for sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 等着(某人)去做(或处理等)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 等著(某人)去做(或處理等)…
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