The definition of standing is in an upright position, or not flowing or moving.
A period of waiting
To consider or occupy oneself with something in a careless or unserious fashion; toy.
The definition of await is you are expecting or ready for something.
To stay while others go
Involving a moving motor vehicle
Ready is defined as to prepare or make available.
To stop for a while; linger
To seem or appear to be:
To look for as due, proper, or necessary
To dwell, remain, reside, or stay.
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 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.
Ambush means to attack by surprise.
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
Deliver is defined as to bring to someone or to give birth.
To provide with a share, inheritance, or dowry.
To deal with beforehand; act so as to mitigate, nullify, or prevent:
To pass (time) without doing anything:
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:
being and remaining ready and available for use
To give a pitch to, as a tune; to start by fixing the keynote.
Find another word for waiting. In this page you can discover 63 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for waiting, like: standing, loitering, wait, dallying, adjourning, awaiting, next in turn, remaining, lingering, moving and readying.