how to pronounce waiver


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waiver is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of waiver in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… able to about it the waiver rate is very …”

meanings of waiver


  1. The process of waiving or outlawing a person.
  2. Something that releases a person from a requirement.
  3. The act of waiving, or not insisting on, some right, claim, or privilege.
  4. A legal document removing some requirement, such as waiving a right (giving it up) or a waiver of liability (agreeing to hold someone blameless).


  1. To waive (to relinquish, to forego).
  2. Misspelling of waver.

waiver frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word waiver occurs in english on average 1.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics waiver can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that waiver can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to waiver


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