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We found 39 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word expect:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. expect: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. expect: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. expect: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. expect: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. expect: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. expect: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Expect, expect: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. expect: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. expect: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. expect: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. expect: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. expect: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. expect: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. expect: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. expect: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. expect: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Expect (video game player), Expect: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Expect: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. expect: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. expect: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. expect: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. expect: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. expect: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. expect: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. expect: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. expect: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. expect: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. expect: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. EXPECT: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. expect: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. expect: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. expect: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. expect: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. expect: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. EXPECT: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. expect: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. EXPECT: Glossary of Biblical English of the Authorised Version of the HOLY BIBLE [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (expect)

verb:  consider reasonable or due ("I'm expecting a full explanation as to why these files were destroyed")
verb:  look forward to the birth of a child ("She is expecting in March")
verb:  regard something as probable or likely ("The meteorologists are expecting rain for tomorrow")
verb:  look forward to the probable occurrence of ("We were expecting a visit from our relatives")
verb:  consider obligatory; request and expect ("I expect my students to arrive in time for their lessons")
verb:  be pregnant with ("The are expecting another child in January")

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Phrases that include expect:   half expect, be too much to expect, what do/can you expect, what do can you expect, everything youve come to expect, more...

Words similar to expect:   await, anticipate, ask, bear, carry, expectable, expectably, expected, expectedly, expectedness, expecting, gestate, look, require, wait, more...

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