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expectancy

noun [U]
 
 
/ɪkˈspektənsi/
when you think that something pleasant or exciting is going to happen
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An air of expectancy filled the room. →  See also life expectancy Excitement, interest, energy and enthusiasm
(Definition of expectancy from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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