Definition of wait and see in English:

wait and see

phrase

  • Wait to find out what will happen before doing or deciding something.

    • ‘I haven't been able to find much information on the actual risks to adults, so we'll have to wait and see.’
    • ‘They arrived at the hospital just after 4am and it was then wait and see for a number of hours.’
    • ‘We don't jump to any conclusions; we just wait and see what we have to deal with - and then deal with it.’
    • ‘I will have to wait and see how the weather goes during the morning as they say this part of the country is set to be hit by snow again today.’
    • ‘Well, we have to wait and see in this case if the defense is going to put in for bail.’
    • ‘Whether this will ever filter down to street-level, though, we'll have to wait and see.’
    • ‘Hopefully it won't be too bad to seriously affect my overall grade, I'll have to wait and see.’
    • ‘As to whether we have a capacity to go any further in future Budgets, you'll have to wait and see.’
    • ‘So we will have to wait and see what happens on Friday afternoon I guess.’
    • ‘However, Sligo must wait and see what the new team for the constituency will deliver.’