Other Words for Wait
Wait as a Noun has these synonyms:
be delayed or postponed or deferred or shelved or put off, be tabled, be put on ice or on the back burner
Example: The quarterly sales figures can wait - we haven't yet completed those for this month.
delay, pause, stay, hold-up, interval, halt, stop, stoppage, break, hiatus, lacuna, gap, respite, rest (period), intermission, discontinuation, recess
Example: There was an extra long wait between trains because of track repairs further up the line.
Wait as a Verb has these synonyms:
tarry, linger, hold on, stay, bide (one's) time, mark time, stand by, cool (one's) heels, stick around, sit tight, hang on, hang about, hang around
Example: If you wait till i've finished this, I'll join you for dinner.