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waiter a man employed to wait on customers, esp. in a bar, restaurant, or cafe. [2 definitions]
waiting the act of a person or thing that waits. [3 definitions]
waiting game a strategy in which one waits for a favorable time or situation before taking action.
waiting list a list of persons or applicants who are waiting for something such as a vacancy for college admission or an item in short supply.
waiting room a room provided in a doctor's office, train station, or the like, in which persons may wait.
wait on to attend to the needs of; act as a servant to. [2 definitions]
waitress a woman employed to wait on customers, esp. in a bar, restaurant, or cafe.
wait up to delay going to bed in order to await someone or something. [2 definitions]
wait upon to attend to the needs of; act as a servant to. [2 definitions]
waive to forgo or give up (a right, claim, or privilege). [2 definitions]
waiver the intentional relinquishing of a right, claim, or privilege, or a suspension of an existing rule or policy. [2 definitions]
wake1 to emerge from sleep (often fol. by up). [8 definitions]
wake2 the track of waves left by something that is moving through water. [2 definitions]
wakeboard a board with foot bindings, shorter and wider than a snowboard, on which one rides standing sideways while being towed by a motor boat.
wakeboarding recreational or competitive use of a wakeboard.
wakeful not ready or able to sleep. [3 definitions]
wakeless (of sleep) unbroken; undisturbed; sound.
waken to cause to stop sleeping; awake. [3 definitions]
wakening the act of waking up or ceasing to sleep.
wake-robin any of various plants related to the arums, such as the cuckoopint. [2 definitions]
wake up to stop sleeping or make someone stop sleeping.