Part of speech:
The definition of standing is in an upright position, or not flowing or moving.
To stop for a while; linger
To consider or occupy oneself with something in a careless or unserious fashion; toy.
Involving a moving motor vehicle
A period of waiting
being and remaining ready and available for use
The definition of await is you are expecting or ready for something.
To seem or appear to be:
To dwell, remain, reside, or stay.
To wait for; to stay or stop for.
To stand still; stop; halt
(Law) To deliver or present (a process of the court, such as a summons or court order) in a manner prescribed by law to a person who is legally entitled to receive it or legally required to obey it.
To stay while others go
To put off doing (something unpleasant or burdensome) until a future time; esp., to postpone (such actions) habitually
To cause or arrange for (an event) to take place at a time later than the time at which it was originally supposed to happen.
To pause is defined as to stop for a brief period of time.
To stop because of indecision; pause or delay in acting, choosing, or deciding because of feeling unsure; waver
To stop; pause:
To defer is defined as to delay something until later or to give into someone else.
Court means to pay attention to someone to get something or to seek someone for marriage or dating.
To attend to the wants or needs of.
To remain ready to serve; wait.
To think, speak, or write about a matter in advance.
Ambush means to attack by surprise.
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
Ready is defined as to prepare or make available.
To give a pitch to, as a tune; to start by fixing the keynote.
Deliver is defined as to bring to someone or to give birth.
To provide with a share, inheritance, or dowry.
To pass (time) without doing anything:
To refrain from insisting on or enforcing (a rule, penalty, or requirement, for example); dispense with:
To cease for a period; delay.
To shelve is to put something, especially books, onto a shelf or resting place, or to put something aside.
To be discarded or abolished:
In or toward the future:
To move forward steadily, as if against difficulties
To elicit or detect through surprise:
Find another word for waiting. In this page you can discover 61 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for waiting, like: standing, languishing, in line, next in turn, delaying, dallying, expecting, hoping for, cooling one's heels, moving and hurrying.