expectant Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “expectant” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "expectant" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

expectantadjective

uk   us   /ɪkˈspek.tənt/

expectant adjective (THINKING)

thinking that something ​pleasant or ​exciting is going to ​happen: the children's expectant ​faces

expectant adjective (PREGNANT)

[before noun] used to refer to a woman who is ​pregnant or a man whose ​partner is ​pregnant: expectant ​mothers/​fathers/​couples
expectantly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
The ​doglooked up at John expectantly.
(Definition of expectant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "expectant" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

expectantadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ɪkˈspek·tənt/
An expectant ​mother/​father/​parent is someone whose ​child has not ​yet been ​born.
(Definition of expectant from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de expectant
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Palabra del día

conker

the shiny brown poisonous nut of a horse chestnut tree

Palabra del día

Meerkat meme
Meerkat meme
by Colin McIntosh,
September 03, 2015
Meerkats are not new to popular culture (they appear in the folk tales of the San people of the Kalahari), but their arrival in the public’s consciousness, at least in the UK and the US, is a relatively recent phenomenon. Meerkats are small, sociable Southern African mammals that live in large family

Aprende más 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Aprende más