Sinonimi inglese britannico
(verbo ) 
Definition
to refrain from enforcing or claiming (a rule or right)
He pled guilty to the charges and waived his right to appeal.
Sinonimi
give up
After a few attempts he gave up.
,
relinquish
He does not intend to relinquish power.
,
renounce
He renounced his claim to the throne.
,
forsake
She forsook her notebook for new technology.
,
drop
I was told to drop the idea.
,
abandon
They were persuaded to abandon their lawsuit.
,
resign
He has resigned his seat in parliament.
,
yield
He may yield control.
,
surrender
She had to surrender all rights to her property.
,
set aside
,
dispense with
,
cede
The General had promised to cede power by January.
,
forgo
The men would not forgo the chance of a feast.
Contrari
, ,
press (for)
, ,
insist on
,
(verbo ) 
Definition
to refrain from enforcing or claiming (a rule or right)
The council has agreed to waive certain statutory planning regulations.
Sinonimi
,
ignore
Such arguments ignore the important issues.
,
discount
His theory was discounted immediately.
,
overlook
He never overlooked his employees' faults.
,
set aside
,
pass over
,
dispense with
,
brush aside
,
turn a blind eye to
,
(verbo ) 
Sinonimi
,
postpone
He decided to postpone the expedition.
,
put off
,
defer
Customers often defer payment for as long as possible.
,
Contrari
, ,
insist on
,

sinonimi aggiuntivi

in the sense of abandon
They were persuaded to abandon their lawsuit.
in the sense of cede
Definition
to transfer or surrender (territory or legal rights)
The General had promised to cede power by January.
Sinonimi
in the sense of defer
Definition
to delay until a future time
Customers often defer payment for as long as possible.
Sinonimi
put off,
set aside,
hold over,
put on ice (informal),
put on the back burner (informal),
take a rain check on (US, Canadian, informal),
prorogue

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