Definition Waive

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Definition

to waive: to give up, to relinquish, to renounce, to drop, to abandon
verb
I will not waive my right to consult a lawyer. I'm not giving that up.

a waiver: a renunciation, a surrender, a remission, a denial, an abandonment
noun
a visa waiver a program that allows nationals from certain countries to go to the United States as tourists without a visa for 90 days

waived: abandoned, renounced, dropped, ignored, disregarded
adjective
Pronunciation examples
UK: I'm afraid I can't waive the fine for you this time.
US: I need you to sign this waiver in order to protect us.

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