Usage examples for expectation

  1. All experience and observation had led the way; but it was only in expectation of the supreme test of self- sacrifice. – The Adventures of Bobby Orde by Stewart Edward White
  2. Bertram had not hitherto justified the expectation of his friends. – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  3. The manner in which he carried his money, as he says, indicated a strong expectation of this sort. – Select Speeches of Daniel Webster by Daniel Webster