noun, plural ex·pect·an·cies.
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Origin of expectancy
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH expectancyexpectancy , expectation
Example sentences from the Web for expectancy
But as yet these expectancies were not considered property in the full sense of the word.A History of Trade Unionism in the United States|Selig Perlman
He was a speculator who overstepped them all in audacious visions and golden expectancies.
I understood she was an heiress, but had never, until now, thought of inquiring into the precise amount of her expectancies.Tales from "Blackwood," Volume 3|Various
This was the unforeseen conclusion of all my great expectancies!The Confessions of J. J. Rousseau, Complete|Jean Jacques Rousseau
Girls of sixteen or thereabout are prone to expectancies of this kind.