await, look forward to, hope for, foresee; see anticipate 1, count on.
demand, insist upon, exact; see require 2.
presume, suppose, suspect; see assume 1. See syn. study at anticipate.
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To look forward to confidently:
To oblige to do or not do by force of authority, propriety, or custom: