He had not seen the third eaglet and he did not want to wait before summoning help for the two he had been able to rescue.
We get hyped to see the next episode and wait with anticipation from the moment one episode ends and another it so air.
In only two provinces, Ontario and B.C., are wait times shorter now than they were at the time of Chaoulli.
Like when she did that interview on the Today show she probably needed to wait a few days, you know, to settle down.
They'd have to publish first and wait and see if they got damned.
"I'll wait outside," he said, and went out to the platform again.
No, madam, there are Mr. Bellmour and Mr. Vainlove to wait upon your ladyship.
Each had her own story to tell, and each must wait till he should be there to hear it.
"We can sink the ship, or wait and let them sink it," the cadet said.
You please to forget that it's easier to wait for some things than for others.
c.1200, "to watch with hostile intent, lie in wait for," from Old North French waitier "to watch" (Old French gaitier, Modern French guetter), from Frankish *wahton (cf. Dutch wacht "a watching," Old High German wahten, German wachten "to watch, to guard;" Old High German wahhon "to watch, be awake," Old English wacian "to be awake;" see wake (v.)). General sense of "remain in some place" is from late 14c.; that of "to see to it that something occurs" is late 14c. Meaning "to stand by in attendance on" is late 14c.; specific sense of "serve as an attendant at a table" is from 1560s. Related: Waited; waiting.
To wait (something) out "endure a period of waiting" is recorded from 1909, originally American English, in reference to baseball batters trying to draw a base on balls. Waiting game is recorded from 1890. Waiting room is attested from 1680s. Waiting list is recorded from 1897; the verb wait-list "to put (someone) on a waiting list" is recorded from 1960.
early 13c., "a watcher, onlooker," from Old North French wait, Old French gaite, from gaitier (see wait (v.)). From late 14c. as "an ambush, a trap" (as in lie in wait).