What is the opposite of bore?

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Opposite of to inspire boredom in a person
“Donna's impassioned speech would serve to inspire the thousands who had attended her gathering.”
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Opposite of to make a hole
“You can seal any unwanted holes with plaster.”
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Opposite of to move past someone or something with force
“Sarah had to wait until the crowd dispersed before she could proceed to take a photo with one of her idols.”
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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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(of a sharp pointed object) Opposite of to go into or through (something)
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Opposite of make a hole in or through something by using a drill
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Opposite of to pierce lightly with a sharp point
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Opposite of to physically pierce or probe into
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Opposite of to excavate (a well) or bore (a shaft) vertically downwards
Fill the hole and crater completely with drywall compound, plus an additional thin skiff of compound that sits slightly proud of the surface.”
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Opposite of to become less appealing or interesting through familiarity
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Opposite of to bump or push roughly
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Opposite of to force one's way
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Opposite of to stare (at something) with wide eyes
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Opposite of to thrust a pointed object into something
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Opposite of someone or something that inspires boredom
“Jonathan was a charmer who didn't always drink beer, but when he did, he drank Dos Equis.”
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Opposite of a hole that has been made
“I made a seal by coating the after-thought of a clay border in latex.”
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Opposite of a person or thing causing inconvenience or annoyance
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Opposite of a person or thing which causes annoyance
“My loving family is a great blessing to me.”
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Opposite of a stupid person
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Opposite of someone who spoils others' fun
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(informal, rare) Opposite of a person lacking intelligence or common sense
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Opposite of measure, standard
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