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Usage examples for Waited

  1. Not a word was spoken; they simply sat and waited, perhaps twenty minutes. – A Hero of Romance by Richard Marsh
  2. He held himself still in his chair and waited. – Mary Wollaston by Henry Kitchell Webster
  3. They waited and waited. – Bird of Paradise by Ada Leverson
  4. Fanny waited a moment. – The Front Yard by Constance Fenimore Woolson
  5. He waited quite a while before he answered me. – Then I'll Come Back to You by Larry Evans
  6. I waited and waited- and then- Oh- what was that, do you know? – Captivating Mary Carstairs by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  7. He's waited long enough. – John Marsh's Millions by Charles Klein Arthur Hornblow
  8. I have waited a long time for this chance. – The Lovels of Arden by M. E. Braddon
  9. " That's the first word, old man, as ever I heard you speak in his favor," said a miner, contemptuously; " and you've waited for that till he's dead." – Bred in the Bone by James Payn
  10. I can't stop in bed and be waited on by you. – A Rogue by Compulsion by Victor Bridges
  11. " I went to bed, and waited for the next thing to happen. – April Hopes by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  12. And now he waited for an answer. – Between Whiles by Helen Hunt Jackson
  13. He waited for the other to speak. – Monkey On His Back by Charles V. De Vet
  14. Peter waited a moment for some one else to speak. – The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  15. Then he sat down and waited. – Whosoever Shall Offend by F. Marion Crawford
  16. They waited for some time longer in silence. – Ashton-Kirk, Investigator by John T. McIntyre
  17. Oh, if he had only waited in England! – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  18. As I have waited so long, I think I shall wait a little longer. – Master Olof A Drama in Five Acts by August Strindberg
  19. How long we had waited, I don't know. – "The Pomp of Yesterday" by Joseph Hocking
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