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can't waitTo eagerly anticipate; to find it unbearable to wait for a forthcoming pleasurable event.
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wait upTo stay awake waiting for somebody to return.
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wait upWait.
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lie in waitprepare an ambush
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all things come to those who wait(dated) A patient seeker will be satisfied in due time; patience is a virtue.
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wait for the other shoe to dropTo await a seemingly inevitable event, especially one which is not desirable.
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good things come to those who waitA patient seeker will be satisfied in due time; patience is a virtue.
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time and tide wait for no manaction is necessary without delay
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wait for the other shoe to dropTo defer action or decision until another matter is finished or resolved.
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hold onWait a short while.
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hold your fireWait, don't retaliate, calm down, be quiet.
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it's a long road that has no turningencouragement when things are not going well. Just as a long road eventually has a turning, problems also eventually have a solution, even though one might have to wait.
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look forward toTo anticipate, expect, or wait for, especially with a feeling of approval or pleasure.
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stand byTo wait in expectation of some event; to make ready.
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stand downTo wait; to stop pursuing or fighting.
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hold upTo wait or delay.
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be on the edge of one's seatTo be in suspense; to wait eagerly or anxiously for some resolution.
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hang onwait
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hold one's breathTo wait, as if breathlessly.
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hold one's horsesTo be patient; to wait.
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hold the phoneStop; wait; woah. What's this? Look at this!.
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sit on itTo wait or hesitate.
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sit tightTo wait patiently.
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take a numberRecognize that many others are in the same situation; recognize that one's concerns are not of high priority; be prepared to wait.
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time and tideShortened form of time and tide wait for no man
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twiddle one's thumbsTo wait or dawdle; to accomplish nothing useful or lack a useful occupation.
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twist in the windTo wait for an uncomfortably long period of time.
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