Definitions for waiting

Definitions for (noun) waiting

Main entry: wait, waiting

Definition: the act of waiting (remaining inactive in one place while expecting something)

Usage: the wait was an ordeal for him

Definitions for (adj) waiting

Main entry: ready and waiting, waiting

Definition: being and remaining ready and available for use

Usage: waiting cars and limousines lined the curb; found her mother waiting for them; an impressive array of food ready and waiting for the guests; military forces ready and waiting

Visual thesaurus for waiting