What is the opposite of can?

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Noun
Opposite of a person's buttocks
“Hans Moleman creates a short film that depicts himself getting hit in the groin by a football.”
Noun
Opposite of the part of an object or individual (usually the buttocks) directly involved in sitting
Noun
Opposite of a person's buttocks
Noun
Opposite of a building in which people are legally held as a punishment for a crime they have committed or while awaiting trial
Noun
Opposite of a toilet or lavatory
Noun
Opposite of a person's buttocks
Verb
Opposite of to be able to
“I cannot jump high enough to dunk the basketball.”
Verb
Opposite of to be permitted or enabled to
“You cannot enter these premises.”
Verb
Opposite of to discharge from a job or position
“These farms covered such a wide area that the monastery had to employ several middlemen, or factors, to oversee the buying and selling of grain, wine, and wood.”
Verb
(of an action or operation) Opposite of to bring to an immediate end
Keep pushing yourself and working hard, and you will reap the rewards later.”
Verb
(of edible substances) Opposite of to preserve
“Mum advised us to consume the fruits before they go rotten.”
Verb
Opposite of to put an end to something
Verb
Opposite of to bring to an end or prevent from continuing
Verb
Opposite of to draw to a close
“There is still plenty of topics to cover, and the discussion will continue tomorrow.”
Verb
Opposite of to give up or abstain from something
Verb
Opposite of used to express consent or choice, or the ability to do something
“No, I wouldn't want to chuck wood, even if I could.”
Verb
Opposite of to halt an activity or task temporarily
Verb
Opposite of to draw, or cause to draw, to a close
“They grow, break free from the host, and drop to the bottom of the water to begin an independent life.”
Verb
Opposite of used to indicate conditional or possible actions
“I will get there, even if I have to walk all the way.”
Verb
Opposite of to fire or dismiss (someone) from a job
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