There is always an air of excitement and expectancy as people begin to arrive long before the service starts and are often prepared to stand throughout.
So here I was at dawn, full of expectancy at the foot of this hulking holy mountain.
This can only bring out a sense of positive expectancy .
She couldn't seem to shake a feeling of expectancy , an anticipation for something that she couldn't name.
The early evening is laden with expectancy and the pavements are almost deserted.
Their facial expression change from expectancy to delight.
We made it with an hour to spare, on a cloud of exhilaration, exhaustion and expectancy .
But let's temper expectancy with caution, knowing that a team is only as good, or indeed as bad, as its last outing.
they waited with an air of expectancy
You could tell someone important was coming from the air of expectancy .