What is the opposite of confrontation?

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Noun
Opposite of a hostile or argumentative situation or meeting between opposing parties
Noun
Opposite of a forceful or violent confrontation
Noun
Opposite of the state of being intractable
Noun
Opposite of an instance of fierce public criticism or opposition
“His defense was that he was only trying to protect himself and his family.”
Noun
Opposite of a state of armed conflict between different countries or different groups within a country
“The brief period of peace in Europe allowed Napoleon to focus on the French colonies abroad.”
Noun
Opposite of a fight or battle between armed forces
“There had been times of truce but again and again, the hostilities became open war once more.”
Noun
Opposite of a contest in which people or teams compete against each other in a particular sport
“The mystery room is a complicated puzzle that requires collaborative work to solve.”
Noun
Opposite of a direct confrontation or competition between (usually two) teams or groups
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Opposite of a contest held to establish someone's, or something's, superiority or supremacy
“A sextet of artists come together in this unique collaboration, which is documented in a limited-edition book.”
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Opposite of the use of force or violence to oppose someone or something
“He suggested other NATO states could individually or as an alliance provide military support to help the country.”
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Opposite of a public display of emotion or anger
“I was shocked when I was met with calm instead of the usual tantrum from my son.”
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Opposite of an unexpected or casual meeting with someone or something
“Lincoln notes Olivia's avoidance of Peter and turns down her offer to grab a bite, as he is keenly sensitive of their conflict.”
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Opposite of a crucial or decisive point or situation
“God would bring mine and Ron's life to a place of certainty, a place free of drugs and insanity.”
Noun
Opposite of a call to prove or justify something
“The loyal disciple expressed his acceptance of beliefs expressed within the cult.”
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Opposite of a conflict between opposing ideas, interests, or factions
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