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Word - rootword - affixes
nagpaabot - paabot - nag-~
nag.pa.a.but. - 4 syllables

nag- = nagpaabot

nagpaabot [nag.pa.á.but.] : waiting (adj.)
paabot [pa.á.but.] : anticipate (v.); wait (v.)
abot [á.but.] : output (n.); arrive (v.); reach (v.)

Derivatives of paabot

n. (act)1. wait, waitingthe act of waiting (remaining inactive in one place while expecting something).; "the wait was an ordeal for him"
~ inactivitybeing inactive; being less active.
adj. 2. ready and waiting, waitingbeing and remaining ready and available for use.; "waiting cars and limousines lined the curb"; "found her mother waiting for them"; "an impressive array of food ready and waiting for the guests"; "military forces ready and waiting"
~ readycompletely prepared or in condition for immediate action or use or progress.; "get ready"; "she is ready to resign"; "the bridge is ready to collapse"; "I am ready to work"; "ready for action"; "ready for use"; "the soup will be ready in a minute"; "ready to learn to read"
n. (time)1. delay, hold, postponement, time lag, waittime during which some action is awaited.; "instant replay caused too long a delay"; "he ordered a hold in the action"
~ pause, intermission, suspension, interruption, breaka time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something.
~ extensiona mutually agreed delay in the date set for the completion of a job or payment of a debt.; "they applied for an extension of the loan"
~ moratoriuma legally authorized postponement before some obligation must be discharged.
~ retardationthe extent to which something is delayed or held back.
v. (stative)2. waitstay in one place and anticipate or expect something.; "I had to wait on line for an hour to get the tickets"
~ ambuscade, ambush, bushwhack, lie in wait, scupper, waylay, lurkwait in hiding to attack.
~ cool one's heels, kick one's heelswait or pass the time aimlessly or futilely; be kept waiting.; "She kicked her heels for hours at the gate of the Embassy"
~ stick about, stick around, stand bybe available or ready for a certain function or service.
v. (stative)3. hold back, hold off, waitwait before acting.; "the scientists held off announcing their results until they repeated the experiment"
~ act, moveperform an action, or work out or perform (an action).; "think before you act"; "We must move quickly"; "The governor should act on the new energy bill"; "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"
~ hold outwait uncompromisingly for something desirable.; "He held out for the dessert and did not touch the cheeses"
~ delayact later than planned, scheduled, or required.; "Don't delay your application to graduate school or else it won't be considered"
v. (cognition)4. await, expect, look, waitlook forward to the probable occurrence of.; "We were expecting a visit from our relatives"; "She is looking to a promotion"; "he is waiting to be drafted"
~ expectlook forward to the birth of a child.; "She is expecting in March"
~ anticipate, expectregard something as probable or likely.; "The meteorologists are expecting rain for tomorrow"
~ look forwardexpect or hope for.; "I look to hear from you soon"
~ look toturn one's interests or expectations towards.; "look to the future"; "this method looks to significant wavings"
~ hold the line, hang on, hold onhold the phone line open.; "Please hang on while I get your folder"
~ look for, look to, anticipatebe excited or anxious about.
v. (social)5. wait, waitressserve as a waiter or waitress in a restaurant.; "I'm waiting on tables at Maxim's"
~ workexert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity.; "I will work hard to improve my grades"; "she worked hard for better living conditions for the poor"
v. (motion)1. arrive, come, getreach a destination; arrive by movement or progress.; "She arrived home at 7 o'clock"; "She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight"
~ land, set downreach or come to rest.; "The bird landed on the highest branch"; "The plane landed in Istanbul"
~ drive inarrive by motorcar.; "The star and her manager drive in today from their motor tour across the country"
~ land, put down, bring downcause to come to the ground.; "the pilot managed to land the airplane safely"
~ set ashore, shore, landarrive on shore.; "The ship landed in Pearl Harbor"
~ roll uparrive in a vehicle:.; "He rolled up in a black Mercedes"
~ getreach and board.; "She got the bus just as it was leaving"
~ come in, comebe received.; "News came in of the massacre in Rwanda"
~ attain, reach, hitreach a point in time, or a certain state or level.; "The thermometer hit 100 degrees"; "This car can reach a speed of 140 miles per hour"
~ flood inarrive in great numbers.
~ move in, pull in, get in, draw inof trains; move into (a station).; "The bullet train drew into Tokyo Station"
~ plump inarrive suddenly and unannounced.; "He plumped in on a Sunday morning"
v. (social)2. arrive, get in, go far, make itsucceed in a big way; get to the top.; "After he published his book, he had arrived"; "I don't know whether I can make it in science!"; "You will go far, my boy!"
~ bring home the bacon, deliver the goods, succeed, come through, winattain success or reach a desired goal.; "The enterprise succeeded"; "We succeeded in getting tickets to the show"; "she struggled to overcome her handicap and won"
n. (location)1. range, reachthe limits within which something can be effective.; "range of motion"; "he was beyond the reach of their fire"
~ earreach, earshot, hearingthe range within which a voice can be heard.; "the children were told to stay within earshot"
~ eyeshot, viewthe range of the eye.; "they were soon out of view"
~ limitas far as something can go.
~ rifle range, rifle shotthe distance that a rifle bullet will carry.; "the target was out of rifle range"
n. (attribute)2. ambit, compass, orbit, range, reach, scopean area in which something acts or operates or has power or control:.; "the range of a supersonic jet"; "a piano has a greater range than the human voice"; "the ambit of municipal legislation"; "within the compass of this article"; "within the scope of an investigation"; "outside the reach of the law"; "in the political orbit of a world power"
~ extentthe distance or area or volume over which something extends.; "the vast extent of the desert"; "an orchard of considerable extent"
~ approximate range, ballparknear to the scope or range of something.; "his answer wasn't even in the right ballpark"
~ confinesa bounded scope.; "he stayed within the confines of the city"
~ contrastthe range of optical density and tone on a photographic negative or print (or the extent to which adjacent areas on a television screen differ in brightness).
~ internationality, internationalismquality of being international in scope.; "he applauded the internationality of scientific terminology"
~ latitudescope for freedom of e.g. action or thought; freedom from restriction.
~ purview, horizon, viewthe range of interest or activity that can be anticipated.; "It is beyond the horizon of present knowledge"
~ expanse, sweepa wide scope.; "the sweep of the plains"
~ gamuta complete extent or range:.; "a face that expressed a gamut of emotions"
~ spectruma broad range of related objects or values or qualities or ideas or activities.
~ palette, palletthe range of colour characteristic of a particular artist or painting or school of art.
n. (act)3. reach, reaching, stretchthe act of physically reaching or thrusting out.
~ movement, motility, motion, movea change of position that does not entail a change of location.; "the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise"; "movement is a sign of life"; "an impatient move of his hand"; "gastrointestinal motility"
~ outreachthe act of reaching out.; "the outreach toward truth of the human spirit"
n. (cognition)4. compass, grasp, range, reachthe limit of capability.; "within the compass of education"
~ capableness, potentiality, capabilityan aptitude that may be developed.
~ ken, sightthe range of vision.; "out of sight of land"
v. (motion)5. arrive at, attain, gain, hit, make, reachreach a destination, either real or abstract.; "We hit Detroit by noon"; "The water reached the doorstep"; "We barely made it to the finish line"; "I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts"
~ go, locomote, move, travelchange location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically.; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news travelled fast"
~ catch upreach the point where one should be after a delay.; "I caught up on my homework"
~ surmount, scalereach the highest point of.; "We scaled the Mont Blanc"
~ get at, accessreach or gain access to.; "How does one access the attic in this house?"; "I cannot get to the T.V. antenna, even if I climb on the roof"
~ bottom outreach the low point.; "Prices bottomed out and started to rise again after a while"
~ peak, top outto reach the highest point; attain maximum intensity, activity.; "That wild, speculative spirit peaked in 1929"; "Bids for the painting topped out at $50 million"
~ summit, breastreach the summit (of a mountain).; "They breasted the mountain"; "Many mountaineers go up Mt. Everest but not all summit"
~ topreach or ascend the top of.; "The hikers topped the mountain just before noon"
~ makereach in time.; "We barely made the plane"
~ makereach in time.; "We barely made the plane"
~ findsucceed in reaching; arrive at.; "The arrow found its mark"
~ culminatereach the highest altitude or the meridian, of a celestial body.
~ come through, get throughsucceed in reaching a real or abstract destination after overcoming problems.; "We finally got through the bureaucracy and could talk to the Minister"
~ run aground, groundhit or reach the ground.
v. (motion)6. attain, hit, reachreach a point in time, or a certain state or level.; "The thermometer hit 100 degrees"; "This car can reach a speed of 140 miles per hour"
~ arrive, come, getreach a destination; arrive by movement or progress.; "She arrived home at 7 o'clock"; "She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight"
~ max outreach a maximum.; "I maxed out on all my credit cards"
~ break evenattain a level at which there is neither gain nor loss, as in business, gambling, or a competitive sport.
v. (contact)7. reach out, reachmove forward or upward in order to touch; also in a metaphorical sense.; "Government reaches out to the people"
~ movemove so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion.; "He moved his hand slightly to the right"
v. (communication)8. contact, get hold of, get through, reachbe in or establish communication with.; "Our advertisements reach millions"; "He never contacted his children after he emigrated to Australia"
~ communicate, intercommunicatetransmit thoughts or feelings.; "He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist"
~ pingsend a message from one computer to another to check whether it is reachable and active.; "ping your machine in the office"
~ pingcontact, usually in order to remind of something.; "I'll ping my accountant--April 15 is nearing"
~ raiseestablish radio communications with.; "They managed to raise Hanoi last night"
v. (social)9. accomplish, achieve, attain, reachto gain with effort.; "she achieved her goal despite setbacks"
~ scoreget a certain number or letter indicating quality or performance.; "She scored high on the SAT"; "He scored a 200"
~ get to, progress to, reach, makereach a goal, e.g.,.; "make the first team"; "We made it!"; "She may not make the grade"
~ bring home the bacon, deliver the goods, succeed, come through, winattain success or reach a desired goal.; "The enterprise succeeded"; "We succeeded in getting tickets to the show"; "she struggled to overcome her handicap and won"
~ beginachieve or accomplish in the least degree, usually used in the negative.; "This economic measure doesn't even begin to deal with the problem of inflation"; "You cannot even begin to understand the problem we had to deal with during the war"
~ come to, strikeattain.; "The horse finally struck a pace"
~ culminatereach the highest or most decisive point.
~ compassbring about; accomplish.; "This writer attempts more than his talents can compass"
~ averageachieve or reach on average.; "He averaged a C"
~ finagle, wangle, manageachieve something by means of trickery or devious methods.
v. (stative)10. extend to, reach, touchto extend as far as.; "The sunlight reached the wall"; "Can he reach?"; "The chair must not touch the wall"
~ beoccupy a certain position or area; be somewhere.; "Where is my umbrella?"; "The toolshed is in the back"; "What is behind this behavior?"
~ reach intorun into or up to.
v. (motion)11. get to, make, progress to, reachreach a goal, e.g.,.; "make the first team"; "We made it!"; "She may not make the grade"
~ achieve, attain, accomplish, reachto gain with effort.; "she achieved her goal despite setbacks"
v. (possession)12. give, hand, pass, pass on, reach, turn overplace into the hands or custody of.; "hand me the spoon, please"; "Turn the files over to me, please"; "He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers"
~ giveleave with; give temporarily.; "Can I give you my keys while I go in the pool?"; "Can I give you the children for the weekend?"
~ transfercause to change ownership.; "I transferred my stock holdings to my children"
~ sneak, slippass on stealthily.; "He slipped me the key when nobody was looking"
~ dealgive (a specific card) to a player.; "He dealt me the Queen of Spades"
~ fork out, fork over, fork up, hand over, turn in, deliver, renderto surrender someone or something to another.; "the guard delivered the criminal to the police"; "render up the prisoners"; "render the town to the enemy"; "fork over the money"
~ relinquish, resign, give up, release, freepart with a possession or right.; "I am relinquishing my bedroom to the long-term house guest"; "resign a claim to the throne"
~ entrust, intrust, confide, commit, trustconfer a trust upon.; "The messenger was entrusted with the general's secret"; "I commit my soul to God"
~ entrust, leaveput into the care or protection of someone.; "He left the decision to his deputy"; "leave your child the nurse's care"
v. (competition)13. reach, strain, striveto exert much effort or energy.; "straining our ears to hear"
~ extend oneselfstrain to the utmost.
~ kill oneself, overexert oneselfstrain oneself more than is healthy.
~ labor, labour, tug, push, drivestrive and make an effort to reach a goal.; "She tugged for years to make a decent living"; "We have to push a little to make the deadline!"; "She is driving away at her doctoral thesis"
~ bother, inconvenience oneself, trouble oneself, troubletake the trouble to do something; concern oneself.; "He did not trouble to call his mother on her birthday"; "Don't bother, please"