English-Swedish translation of wait

Translation of the word wait from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

wait in Swedish

wait
timenoun väntan [invariable], väntetid [u]
  generalverb vänta
Synonyms for wait
Derived terms of wait
Examples with translation
Will you wait for us at the station?
I can't wait any longer.
You had better not wait any longer.
We may as well wait.
Please wait a moment while I write out your receipt.
All you have to do is wait and see.
I had to wait twenty minutes for the next bus.
Would you please wait for a minute?
We can do nothing but wait for a while until the seats are available.
They made me wait for a long time.
Have him wait a moment.
I can wait no longer.
I asked her to wait a moment.
I think we should wait another half an hour.
We don't want to wait any longer.
You don't have to wait till the end.
I will wait.
You shouldn't wait any longer.
Go wait in the car.
I'll wait here.
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Definitions of wait
noun
1. wait - the act of waiting (remaining inactive in one place while expecting something); "the wait was an ordeal for him"
  waiting
  inactivity being inactive; being less active
verb
1. wait - stay in one place and anticipate or expect something; "I had to wait on line for an hour to get the tickets"
  ambuscade, lie in wait, waylay, ambush, scupper, bushwhack, lurk wait in hiding to attack
  cool one's heels, kick one's heels wait or pass the time aimlessly or futilely; be kept waiting; "She kicked her heels for hours at the gate of the Embassy"
  stick about, stick around, stand by be available or ready for a certain function or service
2. wait - wait before acting; "the scientists held off announcing their results until they repeated the experiment"
  act, move behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself; "You should act like an adult"; "Don't behave like a fool"; "What makes her do this way?"; "The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people"
  hold out wait uncompromisingly for something desirable; "He held out for the dessert and did not touch the cheeses"
  delay cause to be slowed down or delayed; "Traffic was delayed by the bad weather"; "she delayed the work that she didn't want to perform"
3. wait - serve as a waiter or waitress in a restaurant; "I'm waiting on tables at Maxim's"
  waitress
  work arrive at a certain condition through repeated motion; "The stitches of the hem worked loose after she wore the skirt many times"
 = Synonym    = Antonym    = Related word
wait as verb
InfinitiveGerundioPast participle
(To) waitwaitingwaited
Indikative
1. Present
iwait
youwait
hewaits
wewait
youwait
theywait
8. Perfect
ihave waited
youhave waited
hehas waited
wehave waited
youhave waited
theyhave waited
2. Imperfect
iwaited
youwaited
hewaited
wewaited
youwaited
theywaited
9. Pluperfect indic. or Past perfect
ihad waited
youhad waited
hehad waited
wehad waited
youhad waited
theyhad waited
4a. Future
iwill wait
youwill wait
hewill wait
wewill wait
youwill wait
theywill wait
11a. Future perfect or future anterior
iwill have waited
youwill have waited
hewill have waited
wewill have waited
youwill have waited
theywill have waited
Conditional
5. Conditional present
iwould wait
youwould wait
hewould wait
wewould wait
youwould wait
theywould wait
12. Conditional perfect
iwould have waited
youwould have waited
hewould have waited
wewould have waited
youwould have waited
theywould have waited
Subjunctive
6. Subject
iwait
youwait
hewait
wewait
youwait
theywait
13. Present perfect
ihave waited
youhave waited
hehave waited
wehave waited
youhave waited
theyhave waited
Imperfect
iwaited
youwaited
hewaited
wewaited
youwaited
theywaited
Pluperfect
ihad waited
youhad waited
hehad waited
wehad waited
youhad waited
theyhad waited
Imperative
Affirmative
youwait
weLet's wait
youwait
Negative
youdon't wait! (do not wait)
youdon't wait! (do not wait)
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