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weive (third-person singular simple present weives, present participle weiving, simple past and past participle weived)

  1. Obsolete form of waive.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for weive in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

Middle EnglishEdit



  1. Alternative form of weyven (to avoid)