Examples and usage of EXPECTATION
To better understand the meaning of EXPECTATION, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word EXPECTATION
"There was a dead hush of expectation"- The word/phrase 'expectation' was used by 'Sir Arthur Conan Doyle' in 'The complete sherlock holmes'.
"They're off! they're starting! was heard on all sides after the hush of expectation"- 'Leo Tolstoy' has used the expectation in the novel Anna karenina.
"It seemed as if an electric stream went through dorothea, thrilling her from despair into expectation"- To understand the meaning of expectation, please see the following usage by George Eliot in Middlemarch.
Usage of "EXPECTATION": Examples from famous English Poetry
"In princes court, and expectation vayne"
- This term expectation was used by Edmund Spenser in the Poem Prothalamion.
"Expectation too, be off!"
- This term expectation was used by Percy Bysshe Shelley in the Poem The invitation.
- This term expectation was used by Erbarm mich dich, O Herre Gott.By Heinrich Bach. Sequenced by David Cooke in the Poem Fear is the first cause of hesitation.