dispense with (v.) 3
gain exemption from, set aside, dissolve
1H6 V.v.28 [Gloucester to King, of his existing engagement] How shall we then dispense with that contract
2H6 V.i.181 [King to Salisbury, of breaking his vow of allegiance] Canst thou dispense with heaven for such an oath?
E3 IV.vii.34 [Prince Edward to Audley] If honour may dispense for thee with death
LLL I.i.145 [King to all, of their oaths] We must of force dispense with this decree

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