await英 [əˈweɪt] 美 [əˈweɪt]

v. 等待,期待;将发生在,将降临到……身上

[ 第三人称单数 awaits 现在分词 awaiting 过去式 awaited 过去分词 awaited ]

短语

await publication 待出版 ; 支持发表

await job assignment 待岗

await of bid 决标

await orders 待命

I await your command 我在等待您的指令 ; 我等待你的命令

await deportation 等候遣返

await with great anxiety 望穿秋水 ; 翘首以待

await in solitude 等待在孤独

await the issue 等待结果

柯林斯英汉双解大词典

await /əˈweɪt/ CET4 TEM4 ( awaiting, awaited, awaits )

1. V-T If you await someone or something, you wait for them. 等候 [正式]

例:Very little was said as we awaited the arrival of the chairman.

我们在等候主席的到来时几乎没说什么话。

2. V-T Something that awaits you is going to happen or come to you in the future. 将发生在…身上 [正式]

例:A surprise awaited them in Wal-Mart.

一件意想不到的事情正在沃尔玛里等待着他们。

同近义词

vt. 等候,等待;期待wait for , hope for

双语例句原声例句权威例句

We await your command.

我们等待你的口令。

We eagerly await the sound of the engines.

我们急切等待引擎声的声音。

The greatest splendor and the greatest magnificence one can imagine await them.

人们所能想象到的最伟大的辉煌和壮丽都在等待着它们。

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