Sentence Examples


  • The Field-Marshal received him most courteously and offered not only to waive the demand for a part of Piedmontese territory, but to enlarge the kingdom, on condition that the constitution should be abolished and the blue Piedmontese flag substituted for the tricolor.
  • But while they freely waive a ceremonial like this, they do by no means renounce their claim to more solid tribute.
  • We may waive just so much care of ourselves as we honestly bestow elsewhere.
  • If my esteemed neighbor, the State's ambassador, who will devote his days to the settlement of the question of human rights in the Council Chamber, instead of being threatened with the prisons of Carolina, were to sit down the prisoner of Massachusetts, that State which is so anxious to foist the sin of slavery upon her sister--though at present she can discover only an act of inhospitality to be the ground of a quarrel with her--the Legislature would not wholly waive the subject the following winter.
  • Strong discouragement to any attempts to contract-out of or waive employment rights.

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