HyperDic: waive

English > 2 senses of the word waive:
VERBsocialwaive, relinquish, forgo, forego, foreswear, dispense withdo without or cease to hold or adhere to
possessionwaive, forfeit, give up, throw overboard, forgo, foregolose (s.th.) or lose the right to (s.th.) by some error, offense, or crime
waive > pronunciation
Soundswey'v
Rhymesairwave ... wave / Wave: 29 rhymes with eyv...
English > waive: 2 senses > verb 1, social
MeaningDo without or cease to hold or adhere to.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsrelinquish, forgo, forego, foreswear, dispense with
Narrowerkick, give upstop consuming
Spanishdejar, renunciar, renunicar, sacrificar
Catalandeixar, renunciar, sacrificar
Nounswaivera formal written statement of relinquishment
English > waive: 2 senses > verb 2, possession
MeaningLose (s.th.) or lose the right to (s.th.) by some error, offense, or crime.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsforfeit, give up, throw overboard, forgo, forego
NarrowerlapseLet slip
Broaderabandonforsake, leave behind
Oppositeclaim, lay claim, arrogatedemand as being one's due or property
Spanishperder, prescindir, privarse, renunciar
Catalanabstenir-se, estar-se, passar-se, perdre, privar-se, renunciar
Nounswaivera formal written statement of relinquishment

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