What is another word for waiting?

332 synonyms found


[ w_ˈeɪ_t_ɪ_ŋ], [ wˈe͡ɪtɪŋ], [ wˈe‍ɪtɪŋ]

Synonyms for Waiting:

hesitating (verb) remaining (verb) resting (verb) Other synonyms:

Rhymes for Waiting:

  1. sedating, negating, stating, equating, relating, translating, skating, inflating, restating, weighting;
  2. hating, sating, mating, baiting, grating, rating, plating;
  3. creating, berating, debating, abating, awaiting, deflating, elating;
  4. annotating;

Quotes for Waiting:

  1. Explore your mind, discover yourself, then give the best that is in you to your age and to your world. There are heroic possibilities waiting to be discovered in every person. Wilferd A. Peterson.
  2. Look, you're here to see me, and I can't go on until my dealer is here, and he's waiting to be paid, so give me some money so I can fix up, and then you'll get your show. Iggy Pop.
  3. Every year we celebrate the holy season of Advent, O God. Every year we pray those beautiful prayers of longing and waiting and sing those lovely songs of hope and promise. Karl Rahner.

Idioms of Waiting:

  1. waiting in the wings;
  2. be waiting in the wings;
  3. play a/ the waiting game;