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Adjective
Having or showing an excited feeling that something is about to happen, especially something good
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“A cheap sound system pumped out drum and bass as a sparse yet expectant crowd gathered.”
Adjective
Used to describe a pregnant woman or a man who is about to become a father
“You might not be planning another baby just yet, but discovering a company's attitude to pregnant employees and expectant fathers will give you an insight into its general views on parenting.”
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Naively or unreasonably optimistic
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Hoping to become
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Confident in one's own abilities
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Heavy
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Watchful, especially for danger or disorder
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About to happen
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Noun
One who aspires to a position, office or award
Adverb
In a state of high anticipation
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