What is the opposite of deliver?

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Opposite of to bring or transport something to its destination
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Opposite of to hand over or relinquish possession of
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Opposite of save, rescue, or set someone or something free from
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Opposite of to state in a formal manner
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Opposite of to provide or produce (something promised or expected)
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Opposite of to turn out as planned or desired
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(of a blow, ball, or attack) Opposite of to launch of aim (something) towards a given target
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Opposite of put on a public performance
“The artist would cancel his scheduled performance after coming down with an illness.”
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Opposite of to pick up or fetch something
“Don't abandon your brother at the train station!”
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Opposite of to set (someone) free from imprisonment, slavery, or oppression
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Opposite of to give to
“They may take our lives, but they'll never take our freedom!”
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Opposite of to bring forth from the womb
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Opposite of to give birth to
“Dinosaurs would perish as a result of asteroids, or so the theory goes.”
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Opposite of to give what is needed or desired
“You can bring some food for the party, and I will gladly consume it.”
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Opposite of to free from a charge of wrongdoing
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Opposite of do away with
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Opposite of to set free from a difficult situation
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Opposite of to empty or rid of cargo
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Opposite of to deliver a shot or punch
“Out of fear of hurting himself, this actor will learn to pull his punch at just the right instant.”
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Opposite of to be capable of supplying
“Unfortunately, based on our calculations, wind farms will be deficient for our total national energy requirement.”
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(abandon to) Opposite of to give (oneself) over to something, especially unrestrainedly
“Kramer believes that Sister Roberta cannot resist the lure of the animal.”
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Opposite of to dispatch or send (a document or goods)
“Early biographers claim that he then attended Lincoln's Inn, but the Inn's archives retain no record of him.”
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Opposite of flow into
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Opposite of to pass or cause to pass to a successor or substitute, as duties or power
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Opposite of make ceremonially clean
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Opposite of to fulfill a desire, demand or need
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Opposite of to refer (a matter for decision) to an authority
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(law, of a debt) Opposite of to remit or discharge
“They will hold someone to account if any damages are found.”
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