>WAIT UP (1)

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wait up (for someone) = stay awake at night and wait for someone to come

examples:

  • Don ‘t wait up for me. I won ‘t come back before midnight.
  • I won ‘t wait up for you, George. I ‘ve got an early morning tomorrow.
  • My mum always used to wait up for me.
  • What are you doing up so late? I told you not to wait up.
  • My parents are too old to wait up for me now. They feel tired and go to bed very early.
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