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Adjective
Being in accordance with expectations
“An increase in employment is expected, given the improvement in our economy.”
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Behaving in a regular manner
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“This is not a defect. It is the expected behavior of our software.”
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As expected, or reasonable
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Having a greater-than-even chance of occurring
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About to happen or appear
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Certain to happen
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(of a payment) Required at a certain time
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Not yet born
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Accepted by supposition rather than as a result of proof
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According to one's preferences or requirements
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Being in accordance with one's prescribed or expected schedule
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Usual for or appropriate to a particular season of the year
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Made or occurring as a predictable and automatic response
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(took it) To have assumed
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“I expect an eventual recovery in the slumping economy.”
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To have made a request, or demand, of someone
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“We expect you to comply with the rules of your employment.”
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Past tense for to expect or want something to happen
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Past tense for to intend or plan to do something
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Past tense for wait with expectation
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Past tense for to direct one's hopes or ambitions towards achieving something
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Past tense for to be pregnant with
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Past tense for to insist on having something
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Past tense for keep from happening
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Past tense for to anticipate, expect, or wait for, especially with a feeling of approval or pleasure
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Past tense for to stay in the same place, position or level
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Past tense for to issue, establish or apply as a charge, fine or penalty
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Past tense for to think about
Noun
A standard or pattern that is typical or expected
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