He waited another seven days and again sent forth the dove out of the ark.
Then he waited another seven days and sent forth the dove, but she did not return to him any more.
And the foremen met Moses and Aaron, who were standing in the way as they came forth from Pharaoh.
And he said to the elders, Tarry here for us until we come back to you; remember, Aaron and Hur are with you; whoever has a cause, let him go to them.
And Moses said to them, Stand still, and I will hear what the Lord will command concerning you.
1 Samuel 10:8
You shall go down before me to Gilgal; and behold, I will come down to you to offer burnt offerings and to sacrifice peace offerings. You shall wait seven days until I come to you and show you what you shall do.
1 Samuel 13:8
Saul waited seven days, according to the set time Samuel had appointed. But Samuel had not come to Gilgal, and the people were scattering from Saul.
1 Samuel 25:9
And when David's young men came, they said all this to Nabal in the name of David, and then paused.
All your enemies have opened wide their mouths against you; they scornfully hiss and gnash their teeth. They cry, We have swallowed her up! Certainly this is the day we have looked for; we have it, we see it!
But if he stabbed him through hatred or hurled at him by lying in wait so that he died
But if any man hates his neighbor and lies in wait for him, and attacks him and wounds him mortally so that he dies, and the assailant flees into one of these cities,
They gather themselves together, they hide themselves, they watch my steps, even as they have [expectantly] waited for my life.
The wicked wait for me to destroy me, but I will consider Your testimonies.
Would you therefore wait till they were grown? Would you therefore refrain from marrying? No, my daughters; it is far more bitter for me than for you that the hand of the Lord is gone out against me.
2 Samuel 15:28
See, I will wait at the fords [at the Jordan] of the wilderness until word comes from you to inform me.
The godly man has perished from the earth, and there is none upright among men. They all lie in wait for blood; each hunts his brother with a net.
I heard and my [whole inner self] trembled; my lips quivered at the sound. Rottenness enters into my bones and under me [down to my feet]; I tremble. I will wait quietly for the day of trouble and distress when there shall come up against [my] people him who is about to invade and oppress them.
Now the people kept waiting for Zachariah, and they wondered at his delaying [so long] in the sanctuary.
As the people were in suspense and waiting expectantly, and everybody reasoned and questioned in their hearts concerning John, whether he perhaps might be the Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One).
Now when Jesus came back [to Galilee], the crowd received and welcomed Him gladly, for they were all waiting and looking for Him.
Men swooning away or expiring with fear and dread and apprehension and expectation of the things that are coming on the world; for the [very] powers of the heavens will be shaken and caused to totter.
So the Jews surrounded Him and began asking Him, How long are You going to keep us in doubt and suspense? If You are really the Christ (the Messiah), tell us so plainly and openly.
And [the man] paid attention to them, expecting that he was going to get something from them.
Now while Paul was awaiting them at Athens, his spirit was grieved and roused to anger as he saw that the city was full of idols.
These went on ahead and were waiting for us [including Luke] at Troas,
But do not yield to their persuasion, for more than forty of their men are lying in ambush waiting for him, having bound themselves by an oath and under a curse neither to eat nor drink till they have killed him; and even now they are all ready, [just] waiting for your promise.
But if we hope for what is still unseen by us, we wait for it with patience and composure.
1 Corinthians 11:33
So then, my brothers, when you gather together to eat [the Lord's Supper], wait for one another.
Now Elihu had waited to speak to Job because the others were older than he.
You see, I waited for your words, I listened to your wise reasons, while you searched out what to say.
And shall I wait, because they say nothing but stand still and answer no more?