But now, as he sat his horse on the verge of departure, he looked at old Lutts expectantly and with direct inquiry in his eyes.
She paused and looked at him expectantly; but things were still a blur to him.
She had risen and was looking at him expectantly, with a half smile that seemed to invite one to comradeship.
He looked about expectantly for Mrs. Evringham or her daughter.
The two women in the room looked toward the door, expectantly.
It was so hard for her to talk to him there, where Harris looked from one to the other expectantly.
Rachels eyes danced at this, and she looked eagerly and expectantly at her little cousin.
The adventurers looked on, first expectantly, then gloomily.
Hugh muttered a shy "hello" and sat down, watching Henley expectantly and rather uncomfortably.
The little one smiled at him expectantly and nodded his head.
late 14c., from Old French expectant or directly from Latin expectantem/exspectantem (nominative expectans/exspectans), present participle of expectare/exspectare (see expect). Related: Expectantly. As a noun, from 1620s.
expectant ex·pec·tant (ĭk-spěk'tənt)