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wait
Part of Speech: verb
Results: 11
3. The act of waiting; a delay; a halt.
4. Ambush.
6. Hautboys, or oboes, played by town musicians; not used in the singular.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To stay for; to rest or remain stationary in expectation of; to await; as, to wait orders.
2. To attend as a consequence; to follow upon; to accompany; to await.
4. To cause to wait; to defer; to postpone; - said of a meal; as, to wait dinner.
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