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waive
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Pride and Prejudice
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waive
Used in
Pride and Prejudice
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  • In as short a time as Mr. Collins's long speeches would allow, everything was settled between them to the satisfaction of both; and as they entered the house he earnestly entreated her to name the day that was to make him the happiest of men; and though such a solicitation must be waived for the present, the lady felt no inclination to trifle with his happiness.  (not reviewed by editor)

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