Phrasal Verb: Wait on

Wait on

Meaning: Serve people in a restaurant

Example: They have two people WAITING ON each table.

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Wait on

Meaning: Sell goods in a shop

Example: He WAITS ON customers in an electronics store.

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Wait on

Meaning: Provide someone with everything they need or want

Example: He has a butler who WAITS ON him.

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Wait on

Meaning: Wait for a result before being able to make a decision

Example: They're WAITING ON the results of the vote before taking a final decision.

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