What is the opposite of advise?

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Opposite of to offer a recommendation
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Opposite of to provide information in a formal or official way
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Opposite of to advise or persuade in favor of something
“He could have tried to dissuade her or, at the very least, adjusted his strategy accordingly.”
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Opposite of to warn in advance
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Opposite of to publicly recommend or support
“He believed that the key to his success was to reject commonly-held dogmas that were irrational.”
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Opposite of to advise or suggest (something) as a course of action
“No one should discommend teaching future citizens to think critically and to subject orthodoxies and truisms to rigorous examination.”
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(of a meeting or seminar) Opposite of to manage or preside over
“To follow your petty call to arms over trivial matters would be a massive waste of resources.”
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Opposite of to communicate information to someone in spoken or written words
“It is very easy to miscommunicate directions for using resources, so choose your words wisely.”
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Opposite of to exert influence over or dictate the outcome of
“I think it is time I surrender my hold on this domain and acknowledge defeat.”
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(often in simple past form "posted") Opposite of to make acquainted with the details of a subject
“He chose to conceal the information and had to live with the decision.”
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Opposite of make social acquaintance
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Opposite of to offer advice or recommendations to
“The teacher worried that her lack of content knowledge in mathematics might have caused her to mislead her students in science.”
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Opposite of to conduct or control the affairs of
“This was partly meant to convince the board that the new leaders were ready to manage or mismanage their own affairs.”
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Opposite of to provide notice of a potential or current danger or risk
“They told him to keep quiet and not alert the police, otherwise, they would put a bullet in him.”
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Opposite of to give an account of
“Stay awhile and listen!”
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Opposite of to impart information or knowledge
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Opposite of to discuss together
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(speak to) Opposite of to talk to in order to reprove or advise
Commend your children for the things they do right.”
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Opposite of to impart information or knowledge
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Opposite of to discuss, converse, or exchange viewpoints on a particular matter
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Opposite of to prepare (someone) for a situation, typically by supplying them with relevant information
“It seems to me that you are taking the very course to unprepare me, if I understand such things.”
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Opposite of to make a request or suggestion
“Jayden would respond to our request that he join our chess club.”
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Opposite of to put forward for consideration
“If the man did not withdraw his offer immediately, then he was unable to plead bad character to justify a later change of mind.”
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