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not enforce something to which one would otherwise be entitled
  • I played football with the boys, who would waive their guys-only rule and let me join a team if they were short a player.
    p. 159.4
waive = not enforce
  • On the upside, Dad said, the house had cost only a thousand dollars, and the owner had waived the down payment.
    p. 151.4
waived = not required
There are no more uses of "waive" in The Glass Castle.

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