Synonyms and Antonyms of waives
to officially say that you will not use or require something that you are allowed to have or that is usually required
- She waived her right to a lawyer.
- The university waives the application fee for low-income students.
abjures, demits, denies, disavows, disclaims, disowns
abdicates, abnegates, cedes, relinquishes, renounces, resigns, steps aside (from), steps down (from), surrenders
forsakes, gives up, hands over, yields
abandons, deserts, quits, vacates
appropriates, arrogates, assumes, claims, confiscates
seizes, takes over, usurps, wrests
defends, guards, protects, safeguards, secures