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flies the handle

Synonyms:

bark, flare, flash, growl, grumble, grunt, lash out, retort, snarl, snort.
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Correct spelling:
await
Definition:
To watch.

Synonyms:

noun
await
expect, look, wait.
verb
cognition
await, expect, look, wait.
expect
anticipate, apprehend, assume, contemplate, deduce, dread, envisage, envision, expect, forebode, foreknow, foresee, gather, imagine, infer, presume, presuppose, surmise, suspect.
hope
aspire, believe, desire, hope, intend, rely, trust, want, wish, yearn, dream of.
Examples of usage:
  1. The members of the bride's family go to the church before the bride; the bridegroom and his best man await them at the altar. – Manners and Social Usages by Mrs. John M. E. W. Sherwood
  2. May I then, with entire trust in you both, await my answer? – John Halifax, Gentleman by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
  3. It is better for us to await the attack than incur the risk of embarrassing the question of annexation with the consequences of immediate possession of the territory on the Rio Grande. – History of the War Between Mexico and the United States, with a Preliminary View of its Origin, Volume 1 by Brantz Mayer
  4. Your prudence and courage, and a kind Providence, will carry you safe through this voyage, as they have through so many, and on your return the acquaintance you do me the honor to value so highly will await you- if it depends on me." – Love Me Little, Love Me Long by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English
  5. Lawler halted just inside the door, to await the man's leisure. – The Trail Horde by Charles Alden Seltzer

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