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waveWaive 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.
2. To throw away; to cast off; to reject; to desert.
(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. WaveWave Wave (w[=a]v), v. t.
See Waive. --Sir H. Wotton. Burke.
Wave Wave, v. t.
1. To move one way and the other; to brandish. ``[[AE]neas]
waved his fatal sword.' --Dryden.
2. To raise into inequalities of surface; to give an
undulating form a surface to.
Horns whelked and waved like the enridged sea.
3. To move like a wave, or by floating; to waft. [Obs.] --Sir
4. To call attention to, or give a direction or command to,
by a waving motion, as of the hand; to signify by waving;
to beckon; to signal; to indicate.
Look, with what courteous action It waves you to a
more removed ground. --Shak.
She spoke, and bowing waved Dismissal. --Tennyson.
WaveWave Wave, n. [See Woe.]
Wave Wave, n.
Something resembling or likened to a water wave, as in rising
unusually high, in being of unusual extent, or in progressive
motion; a swelling or excitement, as of feeling or energy; a
tide; flood; period of intensity, usual activity, or the
like; as, a wave of enthusiasm.
Meaning of Waves from wikipedia
- water. Waves
may also refer
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of the WAVES
of mechanical waves
are seismic waves
, gravity waves
, vortices, and shock waves
. An electromagnetic wave consists
of a combination
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17, 2017. The Waves
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at Project Gutenberg
, but the waves
are not properly called tropical waves
. They are a form of inverted trough
of a tropical wave
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- of electromagnetic waves
are synchronized oscillations
fields. In a vacuum electromagnetic waves travel
at the speed...
- Seismic waves
that travel through
the Earth's layers, and are a result
of earthquakes, volcanic
- Play media
dynamics, wind waves
, or wind-generated waves
, are water surface waves
on the free surface
of the oceans
of standing waves
is the phenomenon
of resonance, in which standing waves occur inside
due to interference between waves reflected