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Synonyms of the noun wait

The noun wait has more than one meaning. Please check the definition for more details about its synonyms.

Equivalent words for the noun wait, that have the same number of characters:

  1. hold (4 letter word for wait)
    • plural: holds
    • related terms: behold, beholden, beholdable, beholder, inhold, inholder, a-hold, forehold, outhold, overhold, underhold, uphold, upholden, Upholdable, upholder, withhold, withholdal, withholden, withholdment, withholdable, withholder, holden, holdable, holder, holdman

Equivalent words for the noun wait, that have more characters:

  1. delay (5 letter word for wait)
    • plural: delays
    • related terms: prodelay, predelay, redelay, delayage
  2. postponement (12 letter word, the longest synonym for wait)
    • plural: postponements
    • related terms: nonpostponement, self-postponement, postponable, postponence, postponer
  3. waiting (7 letter word for wait)

Equivalent phrase for the noun wait:

  1. time lag (8 characters phrase, the longest phrasal synonym for wait)

Hypernyms of the noun wait

More generic words for the noun wait, that have fewer characters:

  1. act (3 letter word, the shortest hypernym for wait)
    • plural: acts
    • related terms: diact, diactine, Diactor, triact, triactine, tetract, tetractine, anteact, Multiact, nonact, Nonactic, Nonactor, nonaction, nonactive, polyact, polyactine, Proact, subact, subaction, inact, inaction, inactive, exact, exactment, exactness, exactable, exacter, exactor, exaction, exactive, exactly, transact, transactor, transaction, Transactive, coact, coactor, coaction, coactive, counteract, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteraction, counteractive, foreact, interact, Interactor, interactant, interaction, interactive, misact, outact, overact, Overactor, overaction, overactive, peract, postact, preact, preaction, preactive, react, reactance, reactor, reactant, reaction, reactive, re-act, retroact, retroaction, retroactive, subaction, underact, underactor, underaction, underactive, ACCY, actify, actine, actless, acture, actable, actor, actious, Actant, action, active

More generic words for the noun wait, that have the same number of characters:

  1. dash (4 letter word)
    • plural: dashes
    • related terms: bedash, counterdash, interdash, overdash, dashee, dashy, dasher
  2. deed (4 letter word)
    • plural: deeds
    • related terms: indeed, indure, INDER, counter-deed, misdeed, misdial, redeed, REDEN, redial, redeless, redive, redely, deedful, deedless, deedy
  3. harm (4 letter word)
    • plural: harms
    • related terms: Self-harm, reharm, harmal, harmful, harmine, harmless, harmer
  4. hurt (4 letter word)
    • plural: hurts
    • related terms: Megahurt, hurtful, hurtless, hurtling, hurtsome, hurty, hurtable, hurter
  5. shot (4 letter word)
    • plural: shots, shot
    • related terms: Midshot, multishot, self-shot, countershot, foreshot, intershot, outshot, overshot, Preshot, reshot, Re-Shot, undershot, upshot, shot-free, shotless, shotlike, shotman

More generic words for the noun wait, that have more characters:

  1. accident (8 letter word)
  2. alteration (10 letter word)
    • plural: alterations
    • related terms: proalteration, prealteration, realteration, realterable, alterable, alterate, alterer, alterant, alterity, alterman, alterative
  3. break (5 letter word)
  4. breakup (7 letter word)
  5. change (6 letter word)
    • plural: changes
    • related terms: Antichange, exchange, exchangee, exchanger, transchange, transchanger, counterchange, interchange, interchanger, rechange, changable, changer
  6. cleft (5 letter word)
    • plural: clefts
  7. crack (5 letter word)
  8. crevice (7 letter word)
    • plural: crevices
  9. debarment (9 letter word)
    • plural: debarments
  10. detachment (10 letter word)
    • plural: detachments
    • related terms: nondetachment, nondetachable, semidetachment, Photodetachment, predetachment, detachable, detacher
  11. escape (6 letter word)
    • plural: escapes
    • related terms: nonescape, self-escape, preescape, pre-escape, re-escape, escapade, escapage, escapee, escapism, escapist, escapable
  12. fissure (7 letter word)
    • plural: fissures
    • related terms: subfissure, superfissure, contrafissure, counter-fissure, fissural, fissury, fissuration
  13. flight (6 letter word)
  14. fortuity (8 letter word)
    • plural: fortuities
  15. happening (9 letter word)
    • plural: happenings
    • related term: Happener
  16. holdup (6 letter word)
  17. inaction (8 letter word)
    • plural: inactions
    • related term: inactive
  18. inactiveness (12 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for wait)
    • plural: inactivenesses
    • related terms: inaction, inactive
  19. inactivity (10 letter word)
    • plural: inactivities
    • related terms: inaction, inactive
  20. injury (6 letter word)
    • plural: injuries
    • related terms: noninjury, noninjurious, self-injury, self-injurious, preinjury, preinjurious, reinjury, injurious
  21. intermission (12 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for wait)
    • plural: intermissions
    • related terms: nonintermission, Preintermission, intermissive
  22. interruption (12 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for wait)
    • plural: interruptions
    • related terms: noninterruption, noninterruptive, reinterruption, interruptable, interruptible, interrupter, interruptor, interruptive
  23. interval (8 letter word)
    • plural: intervals
    • related terms: subinterval, Intervise, intervent
  24. mixture (7 letter word)
    • plural: mixtures
    • related terms: supermixture, commixture, immixture, inmixture, intermixture, permixture, premixture, remixture
  25. modification (12 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for wait)
  26. occurrence (10 letter word)
    • plural: occurrences
    • related terms: nonoccurrence, Cooccurrence, co-occurrence, co-occurrent, preoccurrence, reoccurrence, occurrent
  27. occurrent (9 letter word)
  28. pause (5 letter word)
    • plural: pauses
    • related terms: diapause, aeropause, Astropause, chemopause, nonpause, semipause, Thermopause, interpause, pausal, Pausable, pauser, pausation
  29. scissure (8 letter word)
    • plural: scissures
  30. score (5 letter word)
    • plural: scores, score
    • related terms: Subscore, outscore, overscore, prescore, rescore, underscore, scorify, scoreless, scorer, scorious
  31. separation (10 letter word)
    • plural: separations
    • related terms: Bioseparation, nonseparation, nonseparable, nonseparative, hydroseparation, preseparation, preseparate, reseparation, reseparate, separable, separate, separative
  32. sprint (6 letter word)
    • plural: sprints
    • related terms: transprint, outsprint, sprinter
  33. state (5 letter word)
    • plural: states
    • related terms: microstate, Megastate, ministate, bistate, Bistatic, tristate, antistate, apostate, ecostate, extrastate, Metastate, multistate, Nonstate, prostate, prostatic, prostatism, pro-state, Pseudostate, semistate, Substate, superstate, constate, constatation, constative, instate, costate, disstate, estate, forestate, interstate, intrastate, Macrostate, misstate, misstater, outstate, outstature, outstater, outstation, overstate, prestate, prestation, restate, restation, understate, upstate, upstater, statal, stateful, statehood, stateless, statelet, Statelike, statement, Statoid, stateship, stature, stateable, stater, stator, station, stative, stately
  34. stroke (6 letter word)
  35. support (7 letter word)
    • plural: supports
    • related terms: nonsupport, nonsupportable, nonsupporter, Nonsupportive, prosupport, self-support, self-supportless, presupport, resupport, undersupport, supportful, supportless, supportable, supportance, supporter, supportation, supportive
  36. supporting (10 letter word)
    • plural: supportings
    • related terms: nonsupporting, nonsupportable, nonsupporter, Nonsupportive, self-supporting, self-supportless, supportful, supportless, supportable, supportance, supporter, supportation, supportive
  37. suspension (10 letter word)
    • plural: suspensions
    • related terms: nonsuspension, nonsuspensive, semisuspension, presuspension, resuspension, suspensoid, suspensible, Suspenser, suspensor, suspensation, suspensive
  38. trait (5 letter word)
    • plural: traits
    • related terms: intrait, extrait, distrait, retrait, traitless, traitor
  39. trauma (6 letter word)

More generic phrases for the noun wait:

  1. chance event (12 character phrase)
  2. change of integrity (19 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for wait)
  3. human action (12 character phrase)
  4. human activity (14 character phrase)
  5. mechanical system (17 character phrase)
  6. natural event (13 character phrase)
  7. time interval (13 character phrase)

Hyponyms of the noun wait

More specific words for the noun wait, that have fewer characters:

  1. ell (3 letter word, the shortest hyponym for wait)
    • plural: ells
    • related term: ellen

More specific words for the noun wait, that have more characters:

  1. abnormality (11 letter word)
    • plural: abnormalities
    • related terms: abnormal, abnormous, abnormity
  2. amentia (7 letter word)
    • plural: amentias
  3. coextension (11 letter word)
    • plural: coextensions
    • related term: coextensive
  4. extension (9 letter word)
    • plural: extensions
    • related terms: hyperextension, Hyperextensible, nonextension, nonextensible, nonextensive, proextension, superextension, Superextensive, inextension, inextensible, inextensive, coextension, coextensive, counterextension, counter-extension, overextension, overextensive, re-extension, extensure, extensible, extensor, extensity, extensive
  5. hyperextension (14 letter word, the longest hyponym for wait)
  6. idiocy (6 letter word)
    • plural: idiocies
    • related term: semi-idiocy
  7. imbecility (10 letter word)
    • plural: imbecilities
    • related term: imbecilic
  8. moratorium (10 letter word)
    • plural: moratoria, moratoriums
  9. moronity (8 letter word)
    • plural: moronities
    • related terms: moroncy, moronic, moronism
  10. retardation (11 letter word)
    • plural: retardations
    • related terms: nonretardation, nonretardment, nonretardative, autoretardation, retardee, retardment, retardure, retardate, retardance, retardence, retarder, retardant, retardent, retardive, retardative
  11. spread (6 letter word)
    • plural: spreads
    • related terms: Midspread, dispread, dispreader, bespread, a-spread, disspread, outspread, overspread, prespread, respread, underspread, upspread, spready, spreadable, spreader, spreadation
  12. spreading (9 letter word)
    • plural: spreadings
    • related terms: dispreading, dispreader, antispreading, antispreader, bespreading, disspreading, outspreading, overspreading, prespreading, respreading, underspreading, spready, spreadable, spreader, spreadation
  13. stretch (7 letter word)
    • plural: stretches
    • related terms: Midstretch, Nonstretch, outstretch, outstretcher, overstretch, prestretch, restretch, upstretch, stretchy, stretchable, stretcher

More specific phrases for the noun wait:

  1. mental defectiveness (20 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hyponym for wait)
  2. mental deficiency (17 character phrase)

Synonyms of the verb wait

The verb wait has more than one meaning. Please check the definition for more details about its synonyms.

Equivalent words for the verb wait, that have the same number of characters:

  1. look (4 letter word for wait)
    • inflections: looked, looking, looks
    • related terms: unlook, inlook, inlooker, forelook, outlook, outlooker, overlook, Overlookable, overlooker, relook, underlook, underlooker, uplook, uplooker, lookee, Lookism, looky, looker

Equivalent words for the verb wait, that have more characters:

  1. await (5 letter word for wait)
    • inflections: awaited, awaiting, awaits
    • related terms: reawait, awaiter
  2. expect (6 letter word for wait)
    • inflections: expected, expecting, expects
    • related terms: unexpect, unexpectable, unexpectant, overexpect, overexpectant, preexpect, preexpectant, preexpectation, pre-expect, pre-expectant, pre-expectation, re-expect, re-expectation, expectable, expectance, expecter, expectant, expection, expectation, expective, expectative
  3. waitress (8 letter word, the longest synonym for wait)
    • inflections: waitressed, waitressing, waitresses
    • related terms: waitressless, Waitressy

Equivalent phrases for the verb wait:

  1. hold back (9 characters phrase, the longest phrasal synonym for wait)
  2. hold off (8 character phrase for wait)

Hypernyms of the verb wait

More generic words for the verb wait, that have fewer characters:

  1. act (3 letter word)
    • inflections: acted, acting, acts
    • related terms: unact, unactable, unaction, unactive, inact, inaction, inactive, exact, exactment, exactness, exactable, exacter, exactor, exaction, exactive, exactly, transact, transactor, transaction, Transactive, anteact, coact, coactor, coaction, coactive, counteract, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteraction, counteractive, foreact, interact, Interactor, interactant, interaction, interactive, misact, outact, overact, Overactor, overaction, overactive, peract, postact, preact, preaction, preactive, react, reactance, reactor, reactant, reaction, reactive, re-act, retroact, retroaction, retroactive, subact, subaction, underact, underactor, underaction, underactive, ACCY, actify, actine, actless, acture, actable, actor, actious, Actant, action, active
  2. be (2 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for wait)
    • inflections: was, were, been, being, is
  3. do (2 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for wait)
    • inflections: did, done, doing, does
  4. fix (3 letter word)
    • inflections: fixed, fixing, fixes
    • related terms: Circumfix, defix, unfix, unfixable, unfixity, unfixative, confix, Confixative, infix, infixal, infixion, infixation, transfix, transfixion, transfixation, antefix, antefixal, counterfix, Disfix, Interfix, overfix, perfix, postfix, postfixal, postfixial, postfixation, prefix, prefixal, Prefixhood, Prefixless, Prefixlike, prefixable, prefixion, prefixation, refix, refixation, subfix, fixage, Fixism, fixure, fixable, fixate, fixer, fixion, fixation, fixity, fixive, fixative
  5. get (3 letter word)
    • inflections: got, gotten, getting, gets
    • related terms: aget, unget, ungetable, overget, reget, subget, Underget, upget, getling, getable
  6. go (2 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for wait)
    • inflections: went, gone, going, goes
  7. run (3 letter word)
    • inflections: ran, run, running, runs
    • related terms: unrun, inrun, AutoRun, forerun, interrun, misrun, outrun, overrun, rerun, underrun, uprun, runic, runite, runless, runlet, runer, runty, runman
  8. set (3 letter word)
    • inflections: set, setting, sets
    • related terms: unset, inset, coset, foreset, interset, misset, outset, overset, photoset, photo-set, preset, Pre-Set, reset, subset, underset, upset, upsetment, Upsetness, withset, setal, secy, Setlike, setling, setness, Setoid, setous, setation, setwise
  9. use (3 letter word)
    • inflections: used, using, uses
    • related terms: unuse, unusage, unusable, co-use, disuse, disusage, disusance, foreuse, misuse, misusage, misuser, overuse, Overuser, peruse, perusal, perusable, peruser, reuse, reusable, Reuser, re-use, Re-User, Underuse, usee, useful, useless, usure, useable, user
  10. win (3 letter word)
    • inflections: won, winning, wins
    • related terms: awin, outwin, overwin, rewin, winery, winful, winish, winless, winsome, winy, Winable, winer, winly

More generic words for the verb wait, that have the same number of characters:

  1. care (4 letter word)
    • inflections: cared, caring, cares
    • related terms: decare, overcare, Telecare, caress, careful, careless, Careware, carey, carer, Carous, carious
  2. deal (4 letter word)
    • inflections: dealt, dealing, deals
    • related terms: Foredeal, interdeal, misdeal, misdealer, overdeal, Postdeal, Predeal, redeal, dealable, dealate, dealer, dealation
  3. live (4 letter word)
    • inflections: lived, living, lives
    • related terms: alive, unlive, unlivery, unlivable, unliver, dislive, forelive, mislive, outlive, outliver, overlive, relive, relivable, reliver, underlive, liven, livery, liveness, liveware, liveable, liver, livor, lively
  4. make (4 letter word)
    • inflections: made, making, makes
    • related terms: unmake, unmakable, unmaker, transmake, comake, comaker, mismake, Overmake, premake, premaker, remake, remaker, makedom, makeless, makeable, maker
  5. move (4 letter word)
    • inflections: moved, moving, moves
    • related terms: amove, amovable, demove, commove, Comove, countermove, counter-move, emove, mismove, outmove, Postmove, premove, premover, remove, removal, removable, remover, upmove, Moval, moveless, movement, moveable, mover
  6. pass (4 letter word)
    • inflections: passed, passing, passes
    • related terms: apass, depass, unpass, unpassable, Unpassible, unpassive, compass, compassless, compassment, compassable, compasser, compassive, transpass, forepass, interpass, Interpassive, outpass, overpass, repass, repassage, repassable, repasser, repassant, subpass, subpassage, surpass, surpassable, surpasser, underpass, passade, passage, passee, passen, passless, passable, passible, passer, passant, passman, passwoman, passive
  7. sell (4 letter word)
    • inflections: sold, selling, sells
    • related terms: unsell, unseldom, unselling, unsely, Cosell, outsell, outselling, oversell, overselling, presell, preselling, resell, reselling, undersell, underselling, Upsell, selly, sellable, sellate, seller
  8. stir (4 letter word)
    • inflections: stirred, stirring, stirs
    • related terms: astir, overstir, restir, upstir, stirless, stirling
  9. turn (4 letter word)
    • inflections: turned, turning, turns
    • related terms: deturn, unturn, unturnable, inturn, counterturn, counter-turn, disturn, foreturn, misturn, outturn, overturn, overturnable, overturner, return, returnee, returnless, returnable, returner, re-turn, underturn, upturn, withturn, turnery, turnable, turner, turnor
  10. vary (4 letter word)
    • inflections: varied, varying, varies
    • related terms: covary, covariable, covariate, covariance, covariant, covariation, co-vary, intervary, intervariation, overvary, overvariation, revary, variable, variate, variance, varier, various, variant, variation, variative
  11. work (4 letter word)
    • inflections: wrought, worked, working, works
    • related terms: awork, unwork, unworkable, unworker, inwork, a-work, co-work, co-worker, counterwork, counterworker, interwork, outwork, outworker, overwork, Postwork, Prework, rework, Telework, underwork, underworker, underworkman, upwork, workaholic, workful, workless, Worklike, workship, worksome, worky, workable, worker, workman, workmanship, workwoman, Workly, workwise

More generic words for the verb wait, that have more characters:

  1. advise (6 letter word)
    • inflections: advised, advising, advises
    • related terms: counteradvise, counteradvance, disadvise, disadvance, foreadvise, misadvise, preadvise, preadvisable, preadviser, readvise, advisal, advisee, advisy, advisable, adviser, advisor, advisive
  2. affect (6 letter word)
    • inflections: affected, affecting, affects
    • related terms: disaffect, disaffection, disaffectation, misaffect, misaffection, overaffect, preaffect, preaffection, reaffect, reaffection, Affectee, affectless, affectuous, affectable, affectible, affectate, affecter, affector, affectious, affection, affectation, affective
  3. alter (5 letter word)
    • inflections: altered, altering, alters
    • related terms: Unalter, exalter, exaltee, exaltment, exaltate, exaltation, exaltative, misalter, prealter, prealteration, realter, realterable, realteration, alterable, alterate, alterer, alterant, alteration, alterity, alterman, alterative
  4. apply (5 letter word)
    • inflections: applied, applying, applies
    • related terms: Coapply, Disapply, misapply, misapplier, Overapply, preapply, reapply, reappliance, reapplier, Underapply, appliable, appliance, applier, appliant
  5. becharm (7 letter word)
    • inflections: becharmed, becharming, becharms
  6. become (6 letter word)
    • inflections: became, become, becoming, becomes
    • related terms: unbecome, disbecome, misbecome, rebecome, Becomable, Becomer
  7. beguile (7 letter word)
    • inflections: beguiled, beguiling, beguiles
    • related terms: unbeguile, rebeguile, beguiler, Beguilty
  8. behave (6 letter word)
    • inflections: behaved, behaving, behaves
    • related terms: misbehave, misbehaver, behaver
  9. bewitch (7 letter word)
    • inflections: bewitched, bewitching, bewitches
    • related terms: unbewitch, counterbewitch, bewitchery, bewitchful, bewitchment, Bewitchable, bewitcher
  10. captivate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: captivated, captivating, captivates
    • related terms: uncaptivate, uncaptivative, incaptivate, recaptivate, recaptivation, captivance, captivation, captivity, captivative
  11. capture (7 letter word)
    • inflections: captured, capturing, captures
    • related terms: precapture, recapture, recapturer, capturable, capturer
  12. catch (5 letter word)
    • inflections: caught, catching, catches
    • related terms: outcatch, overcatch, recatch, upcatch, catchment, catchy, catchable, catcher
  13. cause (5 letter word)
    • inflections: caused, causing, causes
    • related terms: uncause, uncausal, uncausable, uncausative, concause, concausal, cocause, countercause, subcause, undercause, causal, causable, causate, causer, causation, causative
  14. change (6 letter word)
    • inflections: changed, changing, changes
    • related terms: unchange, exchange, exchangee, exchanger, transchange, transchanger, counterchange, interchange, interchanger, rechange, changable, changer
  15. charm (5 letter word)
    • inflections: charmed, charming, charms
    • related terms: decharm, uncharm, uncharmable, countercharm, discharm, outcharm, charmful, charmless, Charmlike, charmer, charmwise
  16. convert (7 letter word)
    • inflections: converted, converting, converts
    • related terms: Deconvert, unconvert, unconvertible, interconvert, interconvertible, Photoconvert, preconvert, reconvert, reconvertible, Convertee, convertism, convertite, convertable, convertible, converter, convertor, convertise, convertive
  17. create (6 letter word)
    • inflections: created, creating, creates
    • related terms: uncreate, uncreatable, uncreation, uncreative, concreate, increate, increative, transcreate, Transcreation, cocreate, cocreator, Cocreation, discreate, discreation, intercreate, miscreate, miscreator, miscreation, miscreative, precreate, precreation, precreative, recreate, recreatable, recreator, recreation, recreative, re-create, re-creator, re-creation, re-creative, creatic, creatine, creature, creatable, creator, creation, creative
  18. displace (8 letter word)
  19. employ (6 letter word)
    • inflections: employed, employing, employs
    • related terms: unemploy, Unemployee, unemployment, coemploy, coemployee, coemployment, disemploy, disemployment, misemploy, misemployment, overemploy, overemployment, preemploy, preemployee, preemployment, pre-employ, pre-employee, pre-employment, reemploy, reemployment, re-employ, re-employment, employee, employless, employment
  20. enamor (6 letter word)
    • inflections: enamored, enamoring, enamors
    • related terms: coenamor, coenamorment, disenamor, re-enamor, enamorment, enamorate
  21. enamour (7 letter word)
    • inflections: enamoured, enamouring, enamours
    • related terms: disenamour, re-enamour, enamourment
  22. enchant (7 letter word)
    • inflections: enchanted, enchanting, enchants
    • related terms: unenchant, disenchant, enchantery, enchantment, Enchantable, enchanter
  23. entrance (8 letter word)
    • inflections: entranced, entrancing, entrances
    • related terms: unentrance, disentrance, preentrance, pre-entrance, pre-entry, reentrance, reentrancy, re-entrance, re-entry, re-entrant, entrancer
  24. excite (6 letter word)
    • inflections: excited, exciting, excites
    • related terms: Deexcite, de-excite, overexcite, overexcitable, Overexcitation, Photoexcite, preexcite, preexcitation, pre-excite, pre-excitation, re-excite, re-excitation, subexcite, subexcitation, excitable, excitate, exciter, excitor, excitant, excitation, excitive, excitative
  25. fascinate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: fascinated, fascinating, fascinates
    • related terms: unfascinate, refascinate, refascination, fascinery, fascination, fascinative
  26. handle (6 letter word)
    • inflections: handled, handling, handles
    • related terms: mishandle, Mishandler, Outhandle, overhandle, prehandle, rehandle, rehandler, handless, handline, handlist, Handly, handler
  27. impact (6 letter word)
    • inflections: impacted, impacting, impacts
    • related terms: Preimpact, reimpact, impactful, impactite, Impactless, impactment, impacter, impactor, impaction, impactive
  28. impress (7 letter word)
    • inflections: impressed, impressing, impresses
    • related terms: overimpress, overimpressible, preimpress, preimpressive, reimpress, impressment, impressure, impressable, impressible, impresser, impressor, impressive
  29. manage (6 letter word)
    • inflections: managed, managing, manages
    • related terms: Macromanage, Micromanage, mismanage, mismanager, Outmanage, overmanage, remanage, managee, managery, manager
  30. manipulate (10 letter word)
    • inflections: manipulated, manipulating, manipulates
    • related terms: Overmanipulate, remanipulate, remanipulation, manipulable, manipulation, manipulative
  31. operate (7 letter word)
    • inflections: operated, operating, operates
    • related terms: cooperate, cooperage, cooperite, coopery, cooperant, cooperation, cooperative, co-operate, co-operable, co-operant, co-operation, co-operative, Interoperate, Misoperate, preoperate, preoperation, preoperative, reoperate, reoperation, Teleoperate, operette, operable, operance, operant, operation, operative
  32. perform (7 letter word)
  33. prepare (7 letter word)
    • inflections: prepared, preparing, prepares
    • related terms: unprepare, unpreparation, disprepare, foreprepare, forepreparation, Overprepare, Preprepare, reprepare, repreparation, preparable, preparer, preparation, Preparty, preparative
  34. proceed (7 letter word)
    • inflections: proceeded, proceeding, proceeds
    • related terms: reproceed, reprocess, reprocure, proceeder
  35. propose (7 letter word)
    • inflections: proposed, proposing, proposes
    • related terms: mispropose, misproposal, repropose, reproposal, proposal, proposable, proposer, proposant, proposition, Propositive
  36. ready (5 letter word)
    • inflections: readied, readying, readies
    • related terms: aready, unready, unreadiness, unreadier, unreadily, overready, overreadiness, overreadily, preready, prereadiness, readiness, readier, readily
  37. serve (5 letter word)
    • inflections: served, serving, serves
    • related terms: deserve, deserver, conserve, conservable, conservate, conserver, conservant, conservation, conservative, inserve, disserve, misserve, outserve, outservant, Overserve, preserve, preserval, preservable, preserver, preservation, preservative, reserve, reserval, reservee, reservery, reservist, reservable, Reservance, reserver, reservor, reservation, reservative, re-serve, subserve, subserviate, underserve, underservant, servage, serval, servery, servette, servian, servist, servite, Servlet, servable, server, servant, servation
  38. stimulate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: stimulated, stimulating, stimulates
    • related terms: Destimulate, instimulate, exstimulate, counterstimulate, counterstimulation, interstimulate, interstimulation, overstimulate, overstimulation, overstimulative, prestimulate, prestimulation, restimulate, restimulation, Understimulate, stimulable, stimulance, stimulant, stimulation, stimulative
  39. strike (6 letter word)
    • inflections: struck, stricken, striking, strikes
    • related terms: unstrike, counterstrike, outstrike, overstrike, Poststrike, restrike, understrike, upstrike, Strikee, striken, strikeless, Strikelike, striker
  40. succeed (7 letter word)
    • inflections: succeeded, succeeding, succeeds
    • related terms: resucceed, succeedable, succeeder
  41. suggest (7 letter word)
    • inflections: suggested, suggesting, suggests
    • related terms: autosuggest, autosuggestible, autosuggestion, autosuggestive, presuggest, presuggestion, presuggestive, resuggest, resuggestion, suggestment, suggestable, suggestible, suggester, suggestor, suggestion, suggestive
  42. touch (5 letter word)
    • inflections: touched, touching, touches
    • related terms: untouch, untouchable, countertouch, intertouch, mistouch, retouch, retouchment, retouchable, retoucher, touchless, touchy, touchable, toucher, touchous
  43. trance (6 letter word)
    • inflections: tranced, trancing, trances
    • related term: untrance
  44. transform (9 letter word)
    • inflections: transformed, transforming, transforms
    • related terms: retransform, retransformation, transformism, transformist, transformable, transformance, transformer, Transformant, transformation, Transformity, transformative
  45. transmute (9 letter word)
    • inflections: transmuted, transmuting, transmutes
    • related terms: retransmute, transmutable, transmutate, transmuter, Transmutant, transmutation, transmutive, transmutative
  46. transubstantiate (16 letter word, the longest hypernym for wait)
    • inflections: transubstantiated, transubstantiating, transubstantiates
    • related terms: cotransubstantiate, transubstantial, transubstantiation, transubstantiative
  47. understand (10 letter word)
    • inflections: understood, understanding, understands
    • related terms: counderstand, misunderstand, misunderstandable, misunderstander, preunderstand, understandable, understander
  48. utilise (7 letter word)
    • inflections: utilised, utilising, utilises
    • related terms: reutilise, reutilize, reutilization, utilize, utilisation, utilization, utility
  49. utilize (7 letter word)
    • inflections: utilized, utilizing, utilizes
    • related terms: disutilize, disutility, Overutilize, preutilize, preutilization, reutilize, reutilise, reutilization, underutilize, underutilization, utilise, utilisation, utilization, utility

More generic phrases for the verb wait:

  1. bear on (7 character phrase)
  2. bear upon (9 character phrase)
  3. bring home the bacon (20 character phrase)
  4. change state (12 character phrase)
  5. come through (12 character phrase)
  6. create from raw material (24 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for wait)
  7. create from raw stuff (21 character phrase)
  8. deliver the goods (17 character phrase)
  9. gear up (7 character phrase)
  10. put to work (11 character phrase)
  11. set up (6 character phrase)
  12. touch on (8 character phrase)

Other more generic term for the verb wait:

  1. re-create (9 character term)
    • related terms: re-creator, re-creation, re-creative

Hyponyms of the verb wait

More specific words for the verb wait, that have fewer characters:

  1. bet (3 letter word, the shortest hyponym for wait)
    • inflections: bet, betting, bets, betted
    • related terms: abet, abetment, unbet, overbet, Underbet, Betine, betise

More specific words for the verb wait, that have the same number of characters:

  1. call (4 letter word)
    • inflections: called, calling, calls
    • related terms: uncall, Incall, autocall, Countercall, Forecall, miscall, miscalling, outcall, overcall, overcalling, Photocall, recall, recalling, upcall, withcall, Callee, callable, callate, caller, callous, callant
  2. defy (4 letter word)
    • inflections: defied, defying, defies
    • related terms: predefy, predefiance, redefy, redefiance, defial, defiling, defiable, defiance, defier, defiant
  3. deny (4 letter word)
    • inflections: denied, denying, denies
    • related terms: predeny, predenial, redeny, redenial, denial, deniable, denier
  4. drag (4 letter word)
    • inflections: dragged, dragging, drags
    • related terms: undrag, redrag, underdrag, updrag, dragade, dragee, dragman
  5. feel (4 letter word)
    • inflections: felt, feeling, feels
    • related terms: unfeel, unfeelable, forefeel, outfeel, overfeel, refeel, underfeel, feeless, feely, feelable, feeler
  6. fish (4 letter word)
    • inflections: fished, fishing, fishes
    • related terms: outfish, overfish, fishery, fishful, fishhood, fishify, Fishish, fishless, fishlet, fishlike, fishling, fishy, fishable, fisher, fishman, fishwoman
  7. grub (4 letter word)
    • inflections: grubbed, grubbing, grubs
    • related terms: undergrub, grubhood, grubless, Grublike
  8. hang (4 letter word)
    • inflections: hung, hanging, hangs, hanged
    • related terms: anhang, unhang, overhang, rehang, underhang, underhangman, uphang, hangee, hangment, hangable, hanger, hangman, hangmanship, hangwoman
  9. hold (4 letter word)
    • inflections: held, holding, holds
    • related terms: ahold, unhold, Unholdable, inhold, inholder, a-hold, forehold, outhold, overhold, underhold, uphold, upholden, Upholdable, upholder, withhold, withholdal, withholden, withholdment, withholdable, withholder, holden, holdable, holder, holdman
  10. hunt (4 letter word)
    • inflections: hunted, hunting, hunts
    • related terms: ahunt, a-hunt, outhunt, overhunt, Huntite, huntable, hunter
  11. lurk (4 letter word)
    • inflections: lurked, lurking, lurks
    • related terms: lurky, lurker
  12. plug (4 letter word)
    • inflections: plugged, plugging, plugs
    • related terms: unplug, Replug, plugless, pluglike, plugman
  13. read (4 letter word)
    • inflections: read, reading, reads
    • related terms: aread, aready, unread, unready, unreadable, foreread, misread, Misreadable, misreader, outread, overread, overready, overreader, Preread, reread, rereader, underread, underreader, ready, readable, reader
  14. save (4 letter word)
    • inflections: saved, saving, saves
    • related terms: Autosave, dissave, dissavage, Dissaver, Outsave, oversave, resave, Undersave, withsave, savement, savey, saveable, saver, savor
  15. shop (4 letter word)
  16. stay (4 letter word)
    • inflections: stayed, staid, staying, stays
    • related terms: astay, a-stay, forestay, misstay, outstay, overstay, overstayal, understay, upstay, withstay, stayless, stayship, stayman
  17. surf (4 letter word)
    • inflections: surfed, surfing, surfs
    • related terms: surflike, surfy, surfable, surfer, surfman, surfmanship
  18. want (4 letter word)
    • inflections: wanted, wanting, wants
    • related terms: Miswant, wantage, wantful, wantless, Wantsome, wanty, wanter

More specific words for the verb wait, that have more characters:

  1. ambuscade (9 letter word)
    • inflections: ambuscaded, ambuscading, ambuscades
    • related term: ambuscader
  2. ambush (6 letter word)
    • inflections: ambushed, ambushing, ambushes
    • related terms: unambush, counterambush, outambush, Ambushee, ambushlike, ambushment, ambusher
  3. angle (5 letter word)
    • inflections: angled, angling, angles
    • related terms: equiangle, anglian, anglify, anglish, angloid, angler
  4. anticipate (10 letter word)
    • inflections: anticipated, anticipating, anticipates
    • related terms: preanticipate, Anticipable, anticipant, anticipation, anticipative
  5. apprehend (9 letter word)
    • inflections: apprehended, apprehending, apprehends
    • related terms: coapprehend, misapprehend, preapprehend, reapprehend, apprehendable, apprehender
  6. assume (6 letter word)
    • inflections: assumed, assuming, assumes
    • related terms: coassume, overassume, preassume, reassume, re-assume, assumable, assumer, assument
  7. augur (5 letter word)
    • inflections: augured, auguring, augurs
    • related terms: inaugur, inaugural, inaugurate, inaugurer, inauguration, inaugurative, augural, augurial, augurship, augury, augurate, augurer, augurous, auguration
  8. believe (7 letter word)
    • inflections: believed, believing, believes
    • related terms: unbelieve, unbelievable, unbeliever, disbelieve, Disbelievable, disbeliever, misbelieve, misbeliever, prebelieve, prebeliever, rebelieve, believable, believer
  9. browse (6 letter word)
    • inflections: browsed, browsing, browses
    • related terms: overbrowse, browsage, Browsable, browser
  10. bushwhack (9 letter word)
    • inflections: bushwhacked, bushwhacking, bushwhacks
    • related term: bushwhacker
  11. calculate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: calculated, calculating, calculates
    • related terms: miscalculate, miscalculation, overcalculate, overcalculation, precalculate, precalculable, precalculation, recalculate, recalculation, Undercalculate, calculist, calculable, calculer, calculous, calculation, calculative
  12. catch (5 letter word)
    • inflections: caught, catching, catches
    • related terms: outcatch, overcatch, recatch, upcatch, catchment, catchy, catchable, catcher
  13. clasp (5 letter word)
    • inflections: clasped, clasping, clasps
    • related terms: unclasp, inclasp, interclasp, overclasp, reclasp
  14. cling (5 letter word)
    • inflections: clung, clinging, clings
    • related terms: uncling, clingy, clinger
  15. compromise (10 letter word)
    • inflections: compromised, compromising, compromises
    • related term: Compromisation
  16. conjecture (10 letter word)
    • inflections: conjectured, conjecturing, conjectures
    • related terms: misconjecture, preconjecture, conjectural, conjecturable, conjecturer
  17. dampen (6 letter word)
    • inflections: dampened, dampening, dampens
    • related term: dampener
  18. deduct (6 letter word)
    • inflections: deducted, deducting, deducts
    • related terms: prededuct, prededuction, rededuct, rededuction, Deductable, deductible, deduction, deductive
  19. defer (5 letter word)
    • inflections: deferred, deferring, defers
    • related terms: redefer, redefine, redefy, deferment, deferable, deference, deferent
  20. delay (5 letter word)
    • inflections: delayed, delaying, delays
    • related terms: predelay, redelay, delayage
  21. detain (6 letter word)
    • inflections: detained, detaining, detains
    • related terms: predetain, predetainer, detainal, detainee, detainment, detainable, detainer
  22. dillydally (10 letter word)
    • inflections: dillydallied, dillydallying, dillydallies
  23. divine (6 letter word)
    • inflections: divined, divining, divines
    • related terms: Undivine, codivine, foredivine, subdivine, divinify, divinable, diviner, divinise, divinize, divinisation, divinization, divination, divinity
  24. dredge (6 letter word)
    • inflections: dredged, dredging, dredges
    • related terms: overdredge, redredge, dredger
  25. finger (6 letter word)
    • inflections: fingered, fingering, fingers
    • related terms: forefinger, interfinger, refinger, Fingerful, Fingerite, fingerless, fingerlet, fingerlike, fingerling, fingery, fingerable, fingerer, fingerwise
  26. follow (6 letter word)
    • inflections: followed, following, follows
    • related terms: Unfollow, upfollow, followable, follower
  27. forecast (8 letter word)
    • inflections: forecast, forecasting, forecasts
    • related terms: unforecast, reforecast, Forecastable, forecaster
  28. fumble (6 letter word)
    • inflections: fumbled, fumbling, fumbles
    • related term: fumbler
  29. gather (6 letter word)
    • inflections: gathered, gathering, gathers
    • related terms: ingather, foregather, pregather, regather, upgather, gatherable, gatherer
  30. grope (5 letter word)
    • inflections: groped, groping, gropes
    • related terms: agrope, undergrope, groper
  31. guess (5 letter word)
    • inflections: guessed, guessing, guesses
    • related terms: foreguess, misguess, outguess, preguess, Underguess, guessable, guesser, guessive
  32. harbor (6 letter word)
    • inflections: harbored, harboring, harbors
    • related terms: unharbor, upharbor, harborage, harborful, harborless, harborer, harborous, harborward
  33. harbour (7 letter word)
    • inflections: harboured, harbouring, harbours
    • related terms: unharbour, Outharbour, harbourage, harbourless, harbourer, harbourous, harbourward
  34. hesitate (8 letter word)
    • inflections: hesitated, hesitating, hesitates
    • related terms: prehesitate, prehesitation, hesitance, hesitant, hesitation, hesitative
  35. hyperextend (11 letter word)
    • inflections: hyperextended, hyperextending, hyperextends
  36. hypothecate (11 letter word)
    • inflections: hypothecated, hypothecating, hypothecates
    • related terms: rehypothecate, rehypothecation, hypothecal, hypothecial, hypothecation, hypothecative
  37. hypothesise (11 letter word)
    • inflections: hypothesised, hypothesising, hypothesises
    • related terms: hypothesist, hypothesize
  38. hypothesize (11 letter word)
    • inflections: hypothesized, hypothesizing, hypothesizes
    • related terms: hypothesist, hypothesise
  39. imagine (7 letter word)
    • inflections: imagined, imagining, imagines
    • related terms: unimagine, unimaginable, unimaginative, disimagine, foreimagine, foreimagination, misimagine, misimagination, preimagine, preimagination, reimagine, reimagination, imaginal, imaginist, imaginable, imaginate, imaginer, imaginous, imaginant, imagination, imaginative
  40. lurch (5 letter word)
    • inflections: lurched, lurching, lurches
    • related term: lurcher
  41. obstinate (9 letter word)
    • related terms: unobstinate, obstinance, obstinant, obstination, obstinative
  42. opine (5 letter word)
    • inflections: opined, opining, opines
    • related terms: inopine, inopinable, inopinate, opinable, opiniate, opiner, opinant, opination, opinative
  43. outbrave (8 letter word)
    • inflections: outbraved, outbraving, outbraves
  44. outguess (8 letter word)
    • inflections: outguessed, outguessing, outguesses
  45. pause (5 letter word)
    • inflections: paused, pausing, pauses
    • related terms: Unpause, interpause, pausal, Pausable, pauser, pausation
  46. perennate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: perennated, perennating, perennates
    • related terms: perennial, perennation, perennity
  47. postpone (8 letter word)
    • inflections: postponed, postponing, postpones
    • related terms: repostpone, postponable, postponence, postponer
  48. preserve (8 letter word)
    • inflections: preserved, preserving, preserves
    • related terms: Cryopreserve, preserval, preservable, preserver, preservation, preservative
  49. presume (7 letter word)
    • inflections: presumed, presuming, presumes
    • related terms: presumable, presumer
  50. procrastinate (13 letter word, the longest hyponym for wait)
    • inflections: procrastinated, procrastinating, procrastinates
    • related terms: procrastination, procrastinative
  51. prophesy (8 letter word)
    • inflections: prophesied, prophesying, prophesies
    • related terms: postprophesy, prophesiable, prophesier
  52. prorogue (8 letter word)
    • inflections: prorogued, proroguing, prorogues
    • related term: proroguer
  53. prowl (5 letter word)
    • inflections: prowled, prowling, prowls
    • related terms: aprowl, prowler
  54. pursue (6 letter word)
    • inflections: pursued, pursuing, pursues
    • related terms: outpursue, Overpursue, repursue, pursual, Pursuee, pursuable, pursuance, pursuer, pursuant
  55. reckon (6 letter word)
    • inflections: reckoned, reckoning, reckons
    • related terms: unreckon, unreckonable, forereckon, misreckon, outreckon, overreckon, prereckon, re-reckon, underreckon, reckonable, reckoner
  56. recoup (6 letter word)
    • inflections: recouped, recouping, recoups
    • related terms: recoupling, recoupment, recoupable
  57. refuse (6 letter word)
    • inflections: refused, refusing, refuses
    • related terms: prerefuse, prerefusal, re-refuse, re-refusal, refusal, refusable, refuser, refusive
  58. remit (5 letter word)
    • inflections: remitted, remitting, remits
    • related terms: preremit, re-remit, remital, remitment
  59. retain (6 letter word)
    • inflections: retained, retaining, retains
    • related terms: retainal, retainment, retainable, retainer
  60. scour (5 letter word)
    • inflections: scoured, scouring, scours
    • related terms: outscour, overscour, scourage, scouress, scoury, Scourable, scourer
  61. scupper (7 letter word)
    • inflections: scuppered, scuppering, scuppers
  62. shelve (6 letter word)
    • inflections: shelved, shelving, shelves
    • related terms: unshelve, Misshelve, reshelve, shelvy, shelver
  63. shillyshally (12 letter word)
    • inflections: shillyshallied, shillyshallying, shillyshallies
  64. speculate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: speculated, speculating, speculates
    • related terms: overspeculate, overspeculation, overspeculative, prespeculate, prespeculation, speculist, speculation, speculative
  65. stall (5 letter word)
    • inflections: stalled, stalling, stalls
    • related terms: install, installing, instalment, estall, forestall, forestalling, forestalment, stallage, stall-like, stallment, staller, stallman
  66. stand (5 letter word)
    • inflections: stood, standing, stands
    • related terms: counterstand, outstand, outstander, overstand, perstand, understand, understandable, understander, upstand, upstander, withstand, Withstandable, withstander, standage, standard, standee, standish, stander
  67. stonewall (9 letter word)
    • inflections: stonewalled, stonewalling, stonewalls
    • related terms: stonewalling, stonewally
  68. store (5 letter word)
    • inflections: stored, storing, stores
    • related terms: astore, unstore, unstress, unstorable, instore, Cyberstore, E-Store, microstore, microstress, overstore, overstress, overstory, prestore, prestorage, prestress, restore, restoral, restress, restorable, restorer, restoration, restorative, re-store, substore, substory, storial, storify, Storeless, Storelike, storeship, storey, storer, storeman, Storeward
  69. subjoin (7 letter word)
    • inflections: subjoined, subjoining, subjoins
  70. suppose (7 letter word)
    • inflections: supposed, supposing, supposes
    • related terms: missuppose, presuppose, presupposal, presupposition, resuppose, resupposition, supposal, supposable, supposer, supposition, suppositive
  71. table (5 letter word)
    • inflections: tabled, tabling, tables
    • related terms: equitable, maltable, retable, Subtable, uptable, tabloid, tabler
  72. theorise (8 letter word)
    • inflections: theorised, theorising, theorises
    • related terms: theoriser, theorisation
  73. theorize (8 letter word)
    • inflections: theorized, theorizing, theorizes
    • related terms: overtheorize, overtheorization, theorizer, theorization
  74. think (5 letter word)
    • inflections: thought, thinking, thinks
    • related terms: athink, unthink, unthinkable, unthinker, forethink, forethinker, misthink, outthink, overthink, Overthinker, rethink, rethinker, underthink, thinkful, thinkling, Thinky, thinkable, thinker
  75. trust (5 letter word)
    • inflections: trusted, trusting, trusts
    • related terms: untrust, untrustful, untrustness, untrusty, untrustable, intrust, distrust, distrustful, distruster, mistrust, mistrustful, mistrustless, mistruster, overtrust, overtrustful, retrust, trustee, trusten, trustful, trustify, trustless, trusty, trustable, truster, trustor, trustman, trustwoman
  76. vaticinate (10 letter word)
    • inflections: vaticinated, vaticinating, vaticinates
    • related terms: vaticinal, vaticinant, vaticination
  77. wager (5 letter word)
    • inflections: wagered, wagering, wagers
    • related terms: counterwager, rewager, wagerer
  78. waylay (6 letter word)
    • inflections: waylaid, waylaying, waylays
  79. withhold (8 letter word)
    • inflections: withheld, withholding, withholds
    • related terms: withholdal, withholden, withholdment, withholdable, withholder
  80. withstand (9 letter word)
    • inflections: withstood, withstanding, withstands
    • related terms: Withstandable, withstander

More specific phrases for the verb wait:

  1. ask for it (10 character phrase)
  2. ask for trouble (15 character phrase)
  3. buy time (8 character phrase)
  4. carry over (10 character phrase)
  5. cool one's heels (16 character phrase)
  6. drag one's feet (15 character phrase)
  7. drag one's heels (16 character phrase)
  8. go after (8 character phrase)
  9. hang on (7 character phrase)
  10. hive away (9 character phrase)
  11. hold on (7 character phrase)
  12. hold out (8 character phrase)
  13. hold over (9 character phrase)
  14. hold the line (13 character phrase)
  15. hold up (7 character phrase)
  16. hold water (10 character phrase)
  17. keep back (9 character phrase)
  18. kick one's heels (16 character phrase)
  19. latch on (8 character phrase)
  20. lay in (6 character phrase)
  21. leave no stone unturned (23 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hyponym for wait)
  22. lie in wait (11 character phrase)
  23. live out (8 character phrase)
  24. look for (8 character phrase)
  25. look forward (12 character phrase)
  26. look to (7 character phrase)
    • related term: look toward
  27. plug away (9 character phrase)
  28. put in (6 character phrase)
  29. put off (7 character phrase)
  30. put over (8 character phrase)
  31. quail at (8 character phrase)
  32. quest after (11 character phrase)
  33. quest for (9 character phrase)
  34. remain firm (11 character phrase)
  35. salt away (9 character phrase)
  36. seek out (8 character phrase)
  37. set back (8 character phrase)
  38. stack away (10 character phrase)
  39. stand by (8 character phrase)
    • related term: understand by
  40. stand out (9 character phrase)
  41. stand up (8 character phrase)
  42. stash away (10 character phrase)
  43. stick about (11 character phrase)
  44. stick around (12 character phrase)
  45. stick to (8 character phrase)
  46. stick with (10 character phrase)
  47. take for granted (16 character phrase)

Other more specific term for the verb wait:

  1. dilly-dally (11 character term)
    • inflections: dilly-dallied
  2. second-guess (12 character term)
    • related term: second-guesser

Related words for the term wait, that have fewer characters:

  1. jam (3 letter word)
    • inflections: jammed, jamming, jams
    • related terms: unjam, Jamless, jamlike
  2. lag (3 letter word)
    • inflections: lagged, lagging, lags
    • related terms: lagen, lager, lagly

Related words for the term wait, that have the same number of characters:

  1. bard (4 letter word)
    • inflections: barded, barding, bards
    • related terms: bardee, bardess, bardic, bardish, bardism, bardlet, bardlike, bardling, bardship, bardy
  2. bide (4 letter word)
    • inflections: bode, bided, biding, bides
    • related terms: abide, abidal, abidance, abider, overbide, bidery, biduous, bider
  3. bind (4 letter word)
    • inflections: bound, binding, binds
    • related terms: debind, unbind, unbindable, combind, Inbind, disbind, misbind, Overbind, prebind, rebind, underbind, upbind, bindery, bindlet, bindable, binder
  4. fili (4 letter word)
    • related terms: filial, filiate, filiation
  5. halt (4 letter word)
    • inflections: halted, halting, halts
    • related terms: haltless, halter
  6. help (4 letter word)
    • inflections: helped, helping, helps
    • related terms: unhelp, unhelpful, unhelpable, overhelp, overhelpful, underhelp, helpful, helpless, helpsome, helpable, helply
  7. maid (4 letter word)
    • related terms: unmaid, unmaiden, countermaid, submaid, undermaid, maiden, maidhood, maidish, maidism, Maidless, maidlike, maidling, maidy, maidly
  8. scop (4 letter word)
    • inflections: scops
    • related terms: scopal, scopic, scopine, scopate, scopious
  9. stop (4 letter word)
    • inflections: stopped, stopping, stops
    • related terms: unstop, instop, estop, misstop, stopen, stopless, stopship
  10. tend (4 letter word)
    • inflections: tended, tending, tends
    • related terms: contend, contender, contendent, intend, intendment, intendible, intendance, intendence, intender, intendant, extend, extendable, extendible, extender, distend, distender, mistend, pretend, pretender, pretendant, subtend, uptend, tendment, tendable, tendance, tendence, tender, tendant, tendent
  11. upon (4 letter word)
    • related terms: coupon, couponless

Related words for the term wait, that have more characters:

  1. abide (5 letter word)
    • inflections: abided, abiding, abides, abode
    • related terms: abidal, abidance, abider
  2. afterthought (12 letter word)
  3. attend (6 letter word)
    • inflections: attended, attending, attends
    • related terms: coattend, misattend, reattend, reattendance, attendee, attendment, attendance, attender, attendant
  4. balladeer (9 letter word)
    • related terms: balladic, balladism, balladist, balladlike, balladling, ballader, balladise, balladize, balladwise
  5. block (5 letter word)
  6. blockage (8 letter word)
  7. chore (5 letter word)
    • inflections: chored, choring, chores
    • related terms: cryochore, cryochoric, choral, choree, chorial, choreic, choroid, chorous, choreman
  8. dally (5 letter word)
    • inflections: dallied, dallying, dallies
    • related terms: dalliance, dallier
  9. dawdle (6 letter word)
    • inflections: dawdled, dawdling, dawdles
    • related term: dawdler
  10. delayage (8 letter word)
  11. detention (9 letter word)
    • related terms: predetention, redetention, detentive
  12. dragging (8 letter word)
    • related terms: dragade, dragee, dragman
  13. drudge (6 letter word)
    • inflections: drudged, drudging, drudges
    • related terms: drudgery, drudgism, Drudgy, drudger
  14. forbear (7 letter word)
    • inflections: forbore, forborne, forbearing, forbears
    • related terms: forbearable, forbearance, forbearer, forbearant
  15. gleeman (7 letter word)
  16. hindrance (9 letter word)
  17. interim (7 letter word)
    • related term: interimist
  18. jongleur (8 letter word)
  19. lackey (6 letter word)
    • inflections: lackeyed, lackeying, lackeys
    • related terms: lackeydom, lackeyism, lackeyship
  20. lagging (7 letter word)
    • related terms: unlagging, lagen, lager, lagly
  21. linger (6 letter word)
    • inflections: lingered, lingering, lingers
    • related terms: outlinger, overlinger, lingerer
  22. logjam (6 letter word)
  23. loiter (6 letter word)
    • inflections: loitered, loitering, loiters
    • related term: loiterer
  24. minnesinger (11 letter word)
  25. minstrel (8 letter word)
    • inflections: minstrels
    • related terms: minstreless, minstrelship
  26. obstruction (11 letter word)
    • related terms: preobstruction, obstructer, obstructor, obstructant, obstructive
  27. paperasserie (12 letter word)
  28. remain (6 letter word)
    • inflections: remained, remaining, remains
    • related terms: Reremain, remainer
  29. reprieve (8 letter word)
    • inflections: reprieved, reprieving, reprieves
    • related terms: reprieval, reprievable, repriever
  30. respite (7 letter word)
    • inflections: respited, respiting, respites
  31. retardance (10 letter word)
    • related terms: retardee, retardment, retardure, retardate, retardence, retarder, retardant, retardent, retardation, retardive, retardative
  32. rhapsode (8 letter word)
    • related terms: rhapsodic, rhapsodism, rhapsodist, rhapsody, rhapsodise, rhapsodize
  33. rhapsodist (10 letter word)
    • related term: rhapsodistic
  34. serenader (9 letter word)
  35. slowdown (8 letter word)
  36. slowness (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unslowness, unslowly, overslowness, overslowly, slowful, slowish, slower, slowly
  37. stick (5 letter word)
    • inflections: stuck, sticking, sticks
    • related terms: unstick, unsticky, forestick, Restick, upstick, stickage, sticken, stickery, stickful, stickless, sticklike, stickling, sticky, stickable, sticker, Sticktion, stickman, stickly
  38. stoppage (8 letter word)
    • related term: estoppage
  39. sweat (5 letter word)
    • inflections: sweat, sweating, sweats, sweated
    • related terms: asweat, unsweat, a-sweat, foresweat, resweat, undersweat, sweatful, sweatless, Sweatlike, sweaty, sweater
  40. tarry (5 letter word)
    • inflections: tarried, tarrying, tarries
    • related terms: overtarry, tarriness, tarriance, tarrier, tarrily
  41. troubadour (10 letter word)
    • related terms: troubadourish, troubadourism, troubadourist
  42. trovatore (9 letter word)
  43. valet (5 letter word)
    • inflections: valeted, valeting, valets
    • related terms: autovalet, valetage, valetdom, valethood, valetism
  44. watch (5 letter word)
    • inflections: watched, watching, watches
    • related terms: awatch, Unwatch, outwatch, overwatch, overwatcher, Rewatch, underwatch, underwatcher, watchful, watchless, Watchlike, watchment, watchable, watcher, watchman, watchmanship, watchwoman, watchwise
  45. counter-wait (12 letter word)
  46. outwait (7 letter word)
  47. Waitee (6 letter word)
    • related terms: waiter, waitewoman
  48. Waitable (8 letter word)
  49. waiter (6 letter word)
    • related terms: awaiter, waiterage, waiterdom, waitress, waiterhood, Waiterless, waiterlike, waitership

Related phrases for the term wait:

  1. administer to (13 character phrase)
  2. attend on (9 character phrase)
  3. ballad singer (13 character phrase)
  4. be patient (10 character phrase)
  5. bear with composure (19 character phrase)
  6. bide the issue (14 character phrase)
  7. bureaucratic delay (18 character phrase)
  8. care for (8 character phrase)
  9. carry on (8 character phrase)
  10. carry through (13 character phrase)
  11. dance attendance upon (21 character phrase)
  12. delayed reaction (16 character phrase)
  13. do for (6 character phrase)
  14. do service to (13 character phrase)
  15. double take (11 character phrase)
  16. folk singer (11 character phrase)
  17. folk-rock singer (16 character phrase)
  18. hang about (10 character phrase)
  19. hang around (11 character phrase)
  20. hold everything (15 character phrase)
  21. hold your horses (16 character phrase)
  22. look after (10 character phrase)
  23. mark time (9 character phrase)
  24. minister to (11 character phrase)
  25. pander to (9 character phrase)
  26. red tape (8 character phrase)
  27. sit tight (9 character phrase)
  28. sit up (6 character phrase)
  29. sit up for (10 character phrase)
  30. stay of execution (17 character phrase)
  31. stay up (7 character phrase)
  32. stay up for (11 character phrase)
  33. street singer (13 character phrase)
  34. strolling minstrel (18 character phrase)
  35. sweat it out (12 character phrase)
  36. sweat out (9 character phrase)
  37. take care of (12 character phrase)
  38. take time (9 character phrase)
  39. wait a minute (13 character phrase)
  40. wait and see (12 character phrase)
  41. wait for (8 character phrase)
  42. wait it out (11 character phrase)
  43. wait on (7 character phrase)
  44. wait up for (11 character phrase)
  45. wandering minstrel (18 character phrase)
  46. watch and wait (14 character phrase)
  47. work for (8 character phrase)
  48. Wait (Song) (11 character phrase)

Other related terms for the term wait:

  1. hang-up (7 character term)
  2. red-tapeism (11 character term)
    • related terms: red-tapery, red-tapish, red-tapism, red-tapist
  3. red-tapery (10 character term)
  4. slow-up (7 character term)
  5. tie-up (6 character term)

Phrases with Wait

12 phrases starting with the word Wait:

  1. wait on
  2. Wait Up
  3. Wait'll
  4. wait for
  5. Wait state
  6. wait-a-bit
  7. Wait For It
  8. Wait Tables
  9. Wait-a-Bit Vine
  10. Wait on Hand and Foot
  11. Wait For the Ball to Drop
  12. Wait For the Other Shoe to Drop

6 phrases ending with the word Wait:

  1. Can't Wait
  2. lie in wait
  3. lying in wait
  4. to lie in wait
  5. All Things Come to Those Who Wait
  6. Good things come to those who wait

2 other phrases containing the word Wait:

  1. to wait on
  2. Time and Tide Wait for No Man

Names with Wait

2 names starting with the word Wait:

  1. Wait a Minute
  2. wait a minute...

13 names ending with the word Wait:

  1. Lea Wait
  2. Tom Wait
  3. Matt Wait
  4. Trevor Wait
  5. Abigail Wait
  6. Deborah Wait
  7. John T. Wait
  8. Patrick Wait
  9. Preston Wait
  10. James R. Wait
  11. Ronald A. Wait
  12. Kelley Smith-Wait
  13. William Bell Wait

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