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Synonyms for wait on

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. serve, attend to, wait on, attend, assist(verb)

    work for or be a servant to

    "May I serve you?"; "She attends the old lady in the wheelchair"; "Can you wait on our table, please?"; "Is a salesperson assisting you?"; "The minister served the King for many years"

    Synonyms:
    serve, process, aid, help, dish up, pay heed, answer, go to, dish out, function, look, attend to, take to heart, suffice, attend, service, take care, advert, assist, serve up, give ear, serve well, swear out, dish, do, see, hang

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. wait on

    Synonyms:
    call upon

  2. wait on

    Synonyms:
    serve, lackey, attend (as a servant), accompany, minister to, wait upon, dance attendance on

How to pronounce wait on?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say wait on in sign language?

  1. waiton

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How to use wait on in a sentence?

  1. Jenn Andrews:

    If you find something, don’t wait on it, if it’s continuous, you need to go to the doctor. It’s scary and you might be told something you don’t want to be told, but the more proactive you are and the quicker you go, the better chance you have at it not being this large issue.

  2. Taos County Sheriff Jerry Hogrefe:

    The message sent to a third party simply said in part, ‘We are starving and need food and water,’ i absolutely knew that we couldn’t wait on another agency to step up and we had to go check this out as soon as possible.

  3. William Congreve, The Mourning Bride:

    For blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds, And though a late, a sure reward succeeds.

  4. Tom Ruiz:

    Those people were in dire need of rescue weren't able to wait on us, those kids are alive because of what those construction workers did quickly and concisely.

  5. Taos County Sheriff Jerry Hogrefe:

    I absolutely knew that we couldn't wait on another agency to step up and we had to go check this out as soon as possible.


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