homeless child or animal;
anything found by chance that is without an owner
Ex. waifs and strays
Waive means to give up your right to something or to determine that someone else can postpone fulfilling an obligation. (verb)
An example of waive is when you sign a release of liability after a car accident settlement agreeing not to sue.
An example of waive is when you let someone avoid fees.
trail of ship or other object through water; path of something that has gone before; Ex. hunger followed ithe wake of the war
roll imud; indulge in; (of a ship) roll ia rough sea; become helpless; Ex. wallow ithe mud/luxury
decrease isize or strength (after being full); grow gradually to aend; Ex. The moowaxes and wanes every month; N.
achieve by cleverness or trick; wiggle out; fake; Ex. She tried to wangle ainvitatioto the party.
unrestrained; gratuitously cruel; willfully malicious; unchaste; sexually improper; promiscuous; Ex. wantospending/killing; CF. having no just cause
administrative division of a city; division in a hospital or prison; incompetent person placed under the protection of a guardian; V: guard; ward off: avert
justification; written order that serveaauthorization (esp. a judicial writ); Ex. search/death warrant; V: justify; guarantee
move or swing back and forth; be uncertain or unsteady in decision or movement; Ex. wavering between accepting and refusing
accustom a baby not to nurse; accustom (the young of a mammal) to take nourishment other thaby suckling; give up a cherished activity; cause to gradually leave (ainterest or habit); Ex. weaoneself from cigarettes
pass safely through (a storm or difficult period); endure the effects of weather or other forces
wallow (as imud or high seas); lie soaked (as iblood); Ex. The victims weltered itheir blood.
miserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile
outer skin of an orange used for giving a special taste to food; spice; interest; flavor; spirited enjoyment; Ex. add a certain zest to the affair; Ex. zest for life