on waivers

Definition of on waivers

baseball

  1. —used to describe a process by which a player is removed from a team and is made available to be chosen by other teams He was placed on waivers.

Word by Word Definitions

waiverplay waivers
  1. :  the act of intentionally relinquishing or abandoning a known right, claim, or privilege

    :  the legal instrument evidencing such an act

    :  the act of a club's waiving the right to claim a professional ball player who is being removed from another club's roster


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