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Meaning of WAITING

Pronunciation:  'weyteeng

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the act of waiting (remaining inactive in one place while expecting something); "the wait was an ordeal for him"
  2. [adj]  being and remaining ready and available for use; "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"

WAITING is a 7 letter word that starts with W.


 Synonyms: ready, ready and waiting(p), wait
 See Also: inactivity



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
a. & n. from {Wait}, v.

{In waiting}, in attendance; as, lords in waiting. [Eng.]

{Waiting gentlewoman}, a woman who waits upon a person of

{Waiting maid}, {Waiting woman}, a maid or woman who waits
   upon another as a personal servant.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you are waiting, is indicative of issues of power/control and feelings of dependence/independence, especially in a relationship. Consider how you feel in the dream while you were waiting. Alternatively, it may denote your expectations and anxieties about some unknown situation or result. You are ready to take action.