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await

US [əˈweɪt]
UK [ə'weɪt]
  • v.等待;等候;期待;将发生在
  • Web等待着;待到
Simple Present:awaits  Present Participle:awaiting  Past Tense:awaited  
await
v.
1.
~ sb/sth
等候;等待;期待to wait for sb/sth
He is in custody awaiting trial .
他正被拘留候审。
Her latest novel is eagerly awaited.
人们正急切地期待着她的最新小说。
2.
~ sb
将发生在,将降临到(某人头上)to be going to happen to sb
A warm welcome awaits all our guests.
我们的客人都将受到热烈欢迎。