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Synonym of Expectation

Expectation Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

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expectation
Synonyms and related words:
aftertime, afteryears, anticipation, apprehension, apprehensiveness, aptitude, aspiration, assumption, assurance, assured faith, awelessness, belief, by-and-by, calmness, chance, cheerful expectation, composure, confidence, conjecture, conviction, cool, coolness, course ahead, crystal ball, demand, dependence, design, desire, determinism, distant future, doomed hope, dueness, entitledness, entitlement, eventuality, expectancy, fair expectation, fair prospect, faith, favorable prospect, fervent hope, foresight, forward look, future, future tense, futurism, futurity, good chance, good cheer, good hope, great expectations, guess, hereafter, high hopes, hope, hopeful prognosis, hopefulness, hopes, hoping, hoping against hope, immediate future, immediate prospect, imminence, inexcitability, insistence, intention, justice, justifiable expectation, liability, likelihood, likeliness, meritedness, motive, near future, nodding acceptance, nonamazedness, nonamazement, nonastonishment, nonmarveling, nonwonder, nonwondering, notion, odds, offing, outlook, posteriority, prayerful hope, prediction, presumption, presumptive evidence, probabilism, probability, project, promise, prophecy, prospect, prospects, reasonable ground, reasonable hope, reliance, requirement, sanguine expectation, security, supposition, surmise, suspense, tendency, the future, the morrow, the sweet by-and-by, time ahead, time just ahead, time to come, tomorrow, trust, unamazedness, unamazement, unastonishment, unimpressibleness, unsurprise, unsurprisedness, verisimilitude, want, watchfulness, well-grounded hope, wish, wonderlessness
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
expectation

Noun
1. belief about (or mental picture of) the future
(synonym) outlook, prospect
(hypernym) belief
(hyponym) promise, hope
(derivation) ask, require, expect
2. wishing with confidence of fulfillment
(synonym) anticipation
(hypernym) hopefulness
(derivation) expect, look, await, wait
3. the feeling that something is about to happen
(hypernym) feeling
(hyponym) anticipation, expectancy
(derivation) expect, anticipate
4. the sum of the values of a random variable divided by the number of values
(synonym) arithmetic mean, first moment, expected value
(hypernym) mean, mean value
(classification) statistics

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