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to think that something will happen
to hope or expect that something will happen or that someone will do something
to intend to do something, or to expect something to happen
to expect something to happen and plan for it
to expect something to happen, often because something else depends on it
to expect something to happen
to expect something always to happen or exist in a particular way, and to not think about any possible problems or difficulties
to be expected or intended to happen in a particular way or to have a particular result
a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars
an object that floats on water to show ships where it is safe and where there is danger
an afternoon full of crafts
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