v. t.

  1. To watch for; to look out for.
  2. To wait on, serve, or attend.
  3. To wait for; to stay for; to expect. See Expect.
  4. To be in store for; to be ready or in waiting for; as, a glorious reward awaits the good.

v. i.

  1. To watch.
  2. To wait (on or upon).
  3. To wait; to stay in waiting.


  1. A waiting for; ambush; watch; watching; heed.