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Spell Check of wait

Correct spelling: wait

Definition of wait:

  1. Ambush; the act of waiting. To lie in wait, to lie in ambush.
  2. To stay for, or remain stationary in expectation of the arrival of; to attend; to accompany with submission.
  3. To stay in expectation: to stay proceedings in expectation; to rest in patient expectation; to stay; to continue by reason of hindrance; to lie in ambush. To wait on or upon, to attend, as a servant; to attend upon; to pay servile attendance; to follow. To wait at, to perform service at. To wait for, to watch, as an enemy.

Common misspellings for wait:

wair, wailt, sait, waitn, waot, wayt, wat.


Google Ngram Viewer results for wait:

This graph shows how "wait" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for wait:

  1. But don't wait for me. –  by
  2. I think Edna will have to wait –  by
  3. Suppose I ask her to wait for you? –  by

Quotes for wait:

  1. On the plains of hesitation bleach the bones of countless millions who, at the dawn of decision, sat down to wait, and waiting died.
  2. I have always found that if I move with seventy -five percent or more of the facts that I usually never regret it. It's the guys who wait to have everything perfect that drive you crazy.
  3. I had to wait a while to get the scans back but it shows nothing in terms of needing surgery which is good. I hurt my AC joint and I just need to strengthen it. There is an outside chance to start training by the end of this week and if not than the start of next week.
  4. You think you know her. Just wait and see the change. I'll have her trained in no time.
  5. I dont like any of them, because they don't read the books. In Kiss Me Deadly my story is better than his story. Anthony Quinn played in The Lond Wait and he didn't read the book either.