Definitions for waiveweɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. waive, relinquish, forgo, forego, foreswear, dispense with(verb)

    do without or cease to hold or adhere to

    "We are dispensing with formalities"; "relinquish the old ideas"

  2. forfeit, give up, throw overboard, waive, forgo, forego(verb)

    lose ( or lose the right to ( by some error, offense, or crime

    "you've forfeited your right to name your successor"; "forfeited property"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Waive(verb)

    a waif; a castaway

  2. Waive(verb)

    a woman put out of the protection of the law. See Waive, v. t., 3 (b), and the Note

  3. Waive(verb)

    to relinquish; to give up claim to; not to insist on or claim; to refuse; to forego

  4. Waive(verb)

    to throw away; to cast off; to reject; to desert

  5. Waive(verb)

    to throw away; to relinquish voluntarily, as a right which one may enforce if he chooses

  6. Waive(verb)

    to desert; to abandon

  7. Waive(verb)

    to turn aside; to recede

  8. Origin: [See Waive, v. t. ]

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • verzichten, aufgeben, verlassenGerman
  • dispensar, renunciarSpanish
  • luopuaFinnish
  • отказываться, отбрасывать, отвергатьRussian
  • avsäga sig, avstå frånSwedish

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