French translation of 'expectation'
in expectation of dans l’attente de ⧫ en prévision de
in the expectation that pour le cas où
against to all expectation, contrary to all expectation contre toute attente ⧫ contrairement à ce qu’on attendait
my expectation is that ... selon mes prévisions, ...
expectations plural noun
(= hopes) espérances fpl
to live up to sb’s expectations, to come up to sb’s expectations se montrer à la hauteur des espérances de qn
beyond one’s expectations au-delà de ses espérances
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Example Sentences Including 'expectation'
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How does this information change your expectations regarding the future price of gasoline?Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)
Their expectations went far beyond what was being provided.The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)
And then you have to meet their musical expectations.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
In my view this is partly down to the way that our expectations have changed in line with the modern economy.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
It can soon become apparent that the individual is having difficulty meeting the expectations set out in the new position.The Sun (2016)
January is always a time of great expectations and of massive disappointments.The Sun (2014)
She suspects that she got it because she had no expectations of success.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The general expectation is that future settlements will be far lower than in the past five years.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The right combination of personalities, and establishing clear expectations in the early stages, are key.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
There are also parallels with Great Expectations.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
This is one of those lines that makes you nod your head in the expectation that something profound has been said.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Two artworks captured the expectations of the time.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
What are your expectations with regards to cleaning the flat?Times, Sunday Times (2013)
But one or two very big names have had problems adapting to the expectations and the way of playing.The Sun (2016)
He might have been but a few thousand held their breath in hope rather than expectation.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
I do feel the great expectations.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Success breeds expectation and expectation breeds stress.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The club have performed far above expectations.The Sun (2015)
You get a sense of thrill, expectation and anticipation.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
One obvious explanation is that their expectations are far too high.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
A similar proportion had positive expectations about it.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
But the more you express your expectations early, the more likely a relationship is to last.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
Early expectation is that the road will remain closed for all of Sunday.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
One more barrier to the general expectation of a duel for the Gold Cup was removed yesterday.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The employer will also have its own assessments to make sure each apprentice is meeting expectations in the workplace.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
The pressure and expectations only get to you if you let them.The Sun (2006)
There are certain cultural expectations that can get in the way.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
There was a general expectation that a surprise runner might emerge from the pack.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
This season he feels much more comfortable about what our expectations are.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
What looms is hope rather than expectation.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Nobody has unrealistic expectations the second time around.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Some of our expectations about the speed of recovery of our emotions are totally unrealistic.Know Your Own Mind (1991)
The small group should manifest an attitude of expectation.Christianity Today (2000)
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'expectation' in Other Languages
British English: expectation NOUN
Your expectations are your strong hopes or beliefs that something will happen.
Students' expectations were as varied as their expertise.
Nearby words of 'expectation'
Translation of expectation from the Collins English to French Dictionary