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waive

He waived the right to a trial by jury
to give up
strident
Judah was startled by the strident voice on the telephone
grating, dissonant
proscribe
The teacher allowed certain things to be said and proscribed others.
forbidden
eddy
whirlpool
eradicate
to wipe out
posthumous
after death
portend
to fortell
supplant
to replace
prosaic
He listened to the prosaic lecture.
dull
plaudit
Judah likes to receive plaudits.
expression of approval
indelible
The message was written in indelible ink.
permanent
incorrigible
The behavior of the toddler caused the party guests to believe he was incorrigible.
beyond hope, irreparable
inception
From its inception, West Branch Hometown Days has always included a parade.
a beginning
impromptu
It was an impromptu gathering in Joshie's basement.
unplanned
imperial
majestic
imbibe
The woman said she preferred not to imbibe.
to drink
fetid
stinking
myriad
numerous
maelstrom
whirlpool
heinous
It was a heinous crime.
hateful