Thesaurus

waiving

verb
present participle of waive

Synonyms & Antonyms of waiving

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.

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“Waiving.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/waiving. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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