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waive
used in Pride and Prejudice

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Definition
not enforce something to which one would otherwise be entitled
  • 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.
    Chapter 22 (20% in)
waived = not insisted on
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