The real thing that touched her through everything was expectancy.
With the sermon there was evident a general attitude of expectancy.
The atmosphere of the Church is that of expectancy, of reverent waiting for further revelation of the Divine will and purpose.
The housekeeper came hurrying to him, a look of expectancy on her face.
If there is no expectancy, the physician must be careful not to arouse it by over-solicitous anxiety in the matter.
His interest in the news gradually lessened, and his expectancy increased.
While they appeared to be happiness during the expectancy of desire, they are not approved as such in later reflection.
Otherwise all was still, and yet the darkness trembled with expectancy.
They even train horses to run from one given point to another in expectancy of caravans.
The atmosphere was surcharged with expectancy, then grew tense with waiting.