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What does "Waive" mean?

Definition

(v. i.) To turn aside; to recede (v. t.) A waif; a castaway (v. t.) A woman put out of the protection of the law. See Waive, v. t., 3 (b), and the Note (v. t.) To desert; to abandon (v. t.) To relinquish; to give up claim to; not to insist on or claim; to refuse; to forego (v. t.) To throw away; to cast off; to reject; to desert (v. t.) To throw away; to relinquish voluntarily, as a right which one may enforce if he chooses


Synonyms render, forgo, relinquish, forfeit, give up, dispense with, throw overboard, foreswear


Word Family waived, waiver, waivers, waives, waiving