Olya She lived up to our expectations. Zifre His response was contrary to our expectations. Spamster He did not live up to expectations. I tend to agree with that assessment. Related Words for expectation prospectconfidencetrustoutlookpossibilitypredictionintentionchanceassumptionpromisefearforecastlikelihoodnotionhopeviewexpectancypresumptionconjectureprobability.
Zifre His response was contrary to our expectations.
CK He tried very hard to live up to his parents expectations. CK The result was contrary to his expectations. These are all positive connotations. I prefer that as well. That expectation depends on galaxies merging from smaller chunks, and depleting some of their available star-making fuel. Questions Tags Users Badges Unanswered.