What is the opposite of boost?

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Noun
Opposite of an increase or improvement
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Opposite of a source of help or encouragement
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Opposite of something that arouses action or activity
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Opposite of an instance of kind, or charitable, behavior
“It would be such a disservice to raise him in an environment for which he would be unprepared to enjoy and appreciate.”
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Opposite of the giving out of information about a product, person, or company for advertising or promotional purposes
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Opposite of the degree to which something is or can be magnified
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Opposite of advantage of early start
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Opposite of to make markedly greater in measure or degree
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Opposite of to help or encourage someone or something
“The heavy slabs laid to cover drains along the tracks hinder cleaning and have become a breeding ground for mosquitoes.”
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Opposite of to push from below
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Opposite of to strengthen or reaffirm in rank or position
“His latest traffic transgression would undermine his clean driving record.”
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Opposite of to exert force or pressure on
“Her school bag was so heavy that she had to place it on the ground and pull it all the way to the car.”
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Opposite of to make progress or increase the skill of
“His ability to perform will diminish when age catches up with him.”
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Opposite of to move higher in rank or position
“The crew would overthrow their Captain, demote his status, and relegate him to the prison deck.”
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Opposite of to steal
“The council would decide that the best way to move forward would be to give the land to the natives.”
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(a product, organization, or venture) Opposite of to market, or give publicity in an attempt to sell or create public awareness
“The actor used his time on the show to criticize the other movies instead of promoting his own.”
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Opposite of upsell
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Opposite of to provide encouragement to
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