Detailed Translations for expect from English to German


to expect verb (expects, expected, expecting)

  1. to expect (anticipate; look forward to; look forward)
    erwarten; entgegensehen; voraussehen; hoffen
    • erwarten verb (erwarte, erwartest, erwartet, erwartete, erwartetet, erwartet)
    • voraussehen verb (sehe voraus, siehst voraus, sieht voraus, sah voraus, saht voras, vorausgesehen)
    • hoffen verb (hoffe, hoffst, hofft, hoffte, hofftet, gehofft)

Conjugations for expect:

  1. expect
  2. expect
  3. expects
  4. expect
  5. expect
  6. expect
simple past
  1. expected
  2. expected
  3. expected
  4. expected
  5. expected
  6. expected
present perfect
  1. have expected
  2. have expected
  3. has expected
  4. have expected
  5. have expected
  6. have expected
past continuous
  1. was expecting
  2. were expecting
  3. was expecting
  4. were expecting
  5. were expecting
  6. were expecting
  1. shall expect
  2. will expect
  3. will expect
  4. shall expect
  5. will expect
  6. will expect
continuous present
  1. am expecting
  2. are expecting
  3. is expecting
  4. are expecting
  5. are expecting
  6. are expecting
  1. be expected
  2. be expected
  3. be expected
  4. be expected
  5. be expected
  6. be expected
  1. expect!
  2. let's expect!
  3. expected
  4. expecting
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for expect:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
entgegensehen anticipate; expect; look forward; look forward to
erwarten anticipate; expect; look forward; look forward to covet; crave; desire; long; want; will; wish
hoffen anticipate; expect; look forward; look forward to covet; crave; desire; have one's heart set on; hope; languish; long; long for; pine; to want something very badly; want; will; wish; yearn
voraussehen anticipate; expect; look forward; look forward to anticipate; foresee
- anticipate; ask; await; bear; carry; gestate; have a bun in the oven; look; require; wait
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- count on; count upon; look forward to; wait

Related Words for "expect":

Synonyms for "expect":

Related Definitions for "expect":

  1. be pregnant with1
    • The are expecting another child in January1
  2. look forward to the birth of a child1
    • She is expecting in March1
  3. consider reasonable or due1
    • I'm expecting a full explanation as to why these files were destroyed1
  4. regard something as probable or likely1
    • The meteorologists are expecting rain for tomorrow1
  5. look forward to the probable occurrence of1
    • We were expecting a visit from our relatives1
  6. consider obligatory; request and expect1
    • I expect my students to arrive in time for their lessons1

Wiktionary Translations for expect:

  1. rechnen mit: stark vermuten, dass etwas geschehen wird; voraussehen
  2. auf jmdn./etw. warten, dem Eintreffen von etwas entgegensehen; denken, dass etwas kommen/passieren wird
  1. (reflexiv): erwarten

Cross Translation:
expect erwarten verwachten — ergens vanuit gaan
expect erfreuen; freuen uitkijken — met verlangen op iets wachten
expect gewärtigen; harren; warten; erwarten; warten auf; abwarten; rechnen mit; rechnen auf; drohen; bevorstehen attendre — Ne pas bouger, rester l’on est pour la venue de quelque chose ou de quelqu’un.