What is the opposite of crave?

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Opposite of to have a desire for
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Opposite of to implore or make a request for
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Opposite of to have a strong want or desire
“She would dismiss his advances and leave the premises shortly after.”
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Opposite of to have a desire for
“I quite dislike having maple syrup on my pancakes.”
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Opposite of to anticipate, expect, or wait for, especially with a feeling of approval or pleasure
“I always dread working with my grumpy manager.”
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Opposite of to make a request or demand of someone
“As you have ignored my requests to stop chattering while the movie is playing, I will now force you to do so.”
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Opposite of to be very eager for something
“I would hesitate to eat anything that moves, even if I was starving.”
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Opposite of to require something to be brought about
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Opposite of to feel regret or sadness at no longer being able to enjoy the presence of
“I tire of you being nice for one moment and cruel the next.”
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Opposite of to require as a necessity
“Studying and working hard will ultimately produce success.”
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Opposite of to indulge in fantasies about something desired
“When I'm trying to relax, I try to suppress any negative thoughts.”
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