wait on (1)
Meaning: to serve someone in a restaurant, or to act as a servant for someone and do whatever they ask you to doSynonym: serve
- wait on sb Each waiter is assigned certain tables and they only wait on people at those tables.
- wait on sb Each of the star actors has a personal assistant who waits on him or her "hand and foot".
If you're going to work in a restaurant, you'll have to learn how to wait on