I was expecting to end this by saying that he doesn't go out of his way to pay extra taxes, but it turns out, he actually did.
Lululemon says it's expecting around $57 to $67 million in lost revenues in the first half of the year.
Was he expecting it to be as controversial as it has proved to be?
expecting easy soundbites from the Bernadette Corporation is like wishing a Cezanne would look more like a Rockwell.
Had one been expecting a kerfuffle, one would have been most disappointed.
We spent a terrible night, expecting every moment to be his last.
The old pony trotted towards the terrace, as if expecting notice.
“I said that I would if you asked me, so they will not be expecting me at home again,” he answered.
You are very kind,” said Margaret; “but we are expecting my brother every moment.
Indians leaped and yelled with tomahawks, expecting our exit.
1550s, "wait, defer action," from Latin expectare/exspectare "await, look out for, desire, hope," from ex- "thoroughly" (see ex-) + spectare "to look," frequentative of specere "to look at" (see scope (n.1)).
Figurative sense of "anticipate, look forward to" developed in Latin, attested in English from c.1600. Used since 1817 as a euphemism for "be pregnant." Related: Expected; expecting.