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waive
used in Great Expectations

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1  —1 use as in:
waive the right
Definition
not enforce something to which one would otherwise be entitled
  • There was a question just now, Mr. Jaggers, which you desired me to waive for a moment.
    Chapter 36 (43% in)
waive = not insist on
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  • "Waive that, a moment," said Mr. Jaggers, "and ask another."
    Chapter 36 (24% in)
  • I again warmly repeated that it was a bad side of human nature (in which sentiment, waiving its application, I have since seen reason to think I was right), and I walked down the little path away from Biddy, and Biddy went into the house, and I went out at the garden gate and took a dejected stroll until supper-time; again feeling it very sorrowful and strange that this, the second night of my bright fortunes, should be as lonely and unsatisfactory as the first.
    Chapter 19 (25% in)

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