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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In expectation.

Usage examples (35)
  • Care has to be taken to avoid breaches of contract or anticipatory breaches of contract.
  • They asked us to put on a two-day seminar in Capitol Hill in '75, excuse me, on what we called anticipatory democracy.
  • Perkins asked, crossing his legs at the knee, his expression anticipatory, respectful, his pen poised over his clipboard.
  • I really must stop living one whole extra life in anticipatory fantasy, on top of my actual life which is altogether more ordinary. for more
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