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Definition of Waive

Waive
Waive Waive, n. [See Waive, v. t. ] 1. A waif; a castaway. [Obs.] --Donne. 2. (O. Eng. Law) A woman put out of the protection of the law. See Waive, v. t., 3 (b), and the Note.
Waive
Waive Waive, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Waived; p. pr. & vb. n. Waiving.] [OE. waiven, weiven, to set aside, remove, OF. weyver, quesver, to waive, of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. veifa to wave, to vibrate, akin to Skr. vip to tremble. Cf. Vibrate, Waif.] [Written also wave.] 1. To relinquish; to give up claim to; not to insist on or claim; to refuse; to forego. He waiveth milk, and flesh, and all. --Chaucer. We absolutely do renounce or waive our own opinions, absolutely yielding to the direction of others. --Barrow. 2. To throw away; to cast off; to reject; to desert. 3. (Law) (a) To throw away; to relinquish voluntarily, as a right which one may enforce if he chooses. (b) (O. Eng. Law) To desert; to abandon. --Burrill. Note: The term was applied to a woman, in the same sense as outlaw to a man. A woman could not be outlawed, in the proper sense of the word, because, according to Bracton, she was never in law, that is, in a frankpledge or decennary; but she might be waived, and held as abandoned. --Burrill.
Waive
Waive Waive, v. i. To turn aside; to recede. [Obs.] To waive from the word of Solomon. --Chaucer.

Meaning of Waive from wikipedia

- which specifies that no rights are waived, particularly if a person's actions may suggest that rights are being waived. This is particularly common in insurance...
- If I Were Brittania I'd Waive the Rules is Budgie's sixth album, released in April 1976. The title is a pun on the concept of Britannia ruling the waves...
- May 4, 2017. On June 12, 2017, he was waived/injured by the Colts and placed on injured reserve. He was waived from injured reserve on July 7, 2017. On...
- team must convert any two-way players it wants to use in the playoffs, waiving another player in the process. † Two-way contract All players listed did...
- rights apply. Those rights may have expired, been forfeited, expressly waived, or may be inapplicable. As examples, the works of William Shakespeare and...
- three-team trade that also involved the Detroit Pistons. He was subsequently waived by the Jazz two days later. On February 24, 2015, Perkins signed with the...
- he was waived by the Wizards after appearing in five games. On December 29, he re-signed with the Grizzlies. On January 7, 2016, he was waived by the...
- and Los Angeles Lakers. On March 16, 2012, Williams was waived by the Rockets. After being waived by the Rockets, Williams signed a 10-day contract with...
- season, however, they were all waived. On November 15, 2012, Livingston signed with the Washington Wizards. He was waived by the Wizards on December 23...
- [young players] and lose to get lottery picks." On July 15, 2019, he was waived by the Cavaliers. On June 29, 2020, JR Smith was reportedly signed by the...
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