'Wait' in the Bible
And he spake to his disciples, that a small ship should wait on him because of the multitude, lest they should throng him.
Laying wait for him, and seeking to catch something out of his mouth, that they might accuse him.
And ye yourselves like unto men that wait for their lord, when he will return from the wedding; that when he cometh and knocketh, they may open unto him immediately.
And, being assembled together with them, commanded them that they should not depart from Jerusalem, but wait for the promise of the Father, which, saith he, ye have heard of me.
And there abode three months. And when the Jews laid wait for him, as he was about to sail into Syria, he purposed to return through Macedonia.
Serving the Lord with all humility of mind, and with many tears, and temptations, which befell me by the lying in wait of the Jews:
And when Paul's sister's son heard of their lying in wait, he went and entered into the castle, and told Paul.
But do not thou yield unto them: for there lie in wait for him of them more than forty men, which have bound themselves with an oath, that they will neither eat nor drink till they have killed him: and now are they ready, looking for a promise from thee.
And when it was told me how that the Jews laid wait for the man, I sent straightway to thee, and gave commandment to his accusers also to say before thee what they had against him. Farewell.
And desired favour against him, that he would send for him to Jerusalem, laying wait in the way to kill him.
But if we hope for that we see not, then do we with patience wait for it.
Or ministry, let us wait on our ministering: or he that teacheth, on teaching;
Do ye not know that they which minister about holy things live of the things of the temple? and they which wait at the altar are partakers with the altar?
For we through the Spirit wait for the hope of righteousness by faith.
That we henceforth be no more children, tossed to and fro, and carried about with every wind of doctrine, by the sleight of men, and cunning craftiness, whereby they lie in wait to deceive;
And to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead, even Jesus, which delivered us from the wrath to come.