Spanish translation of 'expected'
⇒ the contract will provide an expected 900 new jobs
se espera que el contrato cree 900 nuevos puestos de trabajo
Example Sentences Including 'expected'
Chlorr leapt forward as well, faster and farther than Sam had expected.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
The opportunity came sooner than Lirael had expected , for whatever the Clayr were trying to See obviously still eluded them.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Not a quality I expected to find in a heathen who believes in the Primal gods.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Trends of 'expected'
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- (= anticipate, hope for, wait for)
⇒ I did not know what to expect
yo no sabía qué esperar
⇒ it's not what I expected
no es lo que yo esperaba
⇒ you know what to expect
ya sabes a qué atenerte
⇒ we'll expect you for supper
te esperamos a cenar
⇒ is he expecting you?
¿tiene usted cita con él?
⇒ it's easier than I expected
es más fácil de lo que esperaba
⇒ to expect to do sth
esperar hacer algo
⇒ they expect to arrive tomorrow
esperan llegar mañana
⇒ I expect him to arrive soon
creo que llegará pronto
⇒ it is expected that ...
se espera que (+subjunc),
se prevé que ...
⇒ we expect great things of him
tenemos depositadas grandes esperanzas en él
⇒ I expected as much,
⇒ just what I expected
ya me lo imaginaba or figuraba
⇒ that was (only) to be expected
eso era de esperar
⇒ as was to be expected
⇒ as might have been expected
⇒ as one might expect
como era de esperar
⇒ when least expected
el día menos pensado
⇒ expect me when you see me(informal)
no cuentes conmigo
- (= suppose)
⇒ I expect so
supongo que sí,
a lo mejor
⇒ yes, I expect it is
así tenía que ser
⇒ I expect it was John
me imagino que fue John
⇒ I expect she's there by now
me imagino que ya habrá llegado
⇒ I expect he'll be late
seguro que llega tarde
- (= require)
⇒ to expect sth (of/from sb)
esperar algo (de algn)
⇒ I think you're expecting too much of me
creo que esperas demasiado de mí
⇒ to expect sb to do sth
esperar que algn haga algo
⇒ I expect you to be punctual
cuento con que serás puntual
⇒ how can you expect me to sympathize?
¿y me pides compasión?
⇒ you can't expect too much from him
no debes esperar demasiado de él
⇒ she can't be expected to know that
no se puede esperar or pretender que sepa eso
⇒ what do you expect me to do about it?
¿qué pretendes que haga yo?
⇒ it is hardly to be expected that ...
apenas cabe esperar que (+subjunc)
⇒ she's expecting
está en estado
Example Sentences Including 'expect'
Rogachev spoke no English and had no reason to expect Marshall to speak Russian.CHAMELEON (2002)
They forgot sign language, so I expect I shall inform a deaf journalist when I get back.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
You expect it out of doors at a craft fair, mebbe, somewhere open to everybody.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
Translation of expected from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary