## expectationsOverview of noun expectation1. expectation, outlook, prospect -- (belief about (or mental picture of) the future) 2. anticipation, expectation -- (anticipating with confidence of fulfillment) 3. expectation -- (the feeling that something is about to happen) 4. arithmetic mean, first moment, expectation, expected value -- (the sum of the values of a random variable divided by the number of values) Made possible by Princeton University "About WordNet." WordNet. Princeton University. 2010. http://wordnet.princeton.edu |