What is the opposite of describe?

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Opposite of to give a detailed account in words of
“He would deliberately obfuscate his recollection of what had transpired that day to the authorities.”
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Opposite of to precisely state or describe the nature, scope, or meaning of
“The US Fish and Wildlife Service will decide next month whether to declassify the bald eagle as a threatened species.”
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Opposite of to state explicitly
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Opposite of to render a depiction of something
“The author of that article was my aunt, and I don't believe she would ever intentionally misrepresent my image.”
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Opposite of to characterize
“Milly did everything in her power to distort the image of the perpetrator so that she could protect her father.”
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Opposite of to provide full information about
“While the doctor may restrict disclosure in order to help the patient, it is not allowable to withhold information regarding risks out of getting the patient to accept treatment.”
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Opposite of to establish or make a determination on the nature of someone or something
“Many people mistake the endangered water vole for the brown rat and accidentally poison them or disturb their burrows.”
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Opposite of to plan the look and function of a product by making a detailed drawing of it
“This is not the time and place to extemporize, because they will see right through our lack of planning.”
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(listen) Opposite of to give an account of
“Stay awhile and listen!”
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(cease) Opposite of to give an account of
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Opposite of to explain something clearly and carefully
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Opposite of to precisely state or describe the nature, scope, or meaning of
“Nuno is critical of guitarists who copy the works of others, encouraging reinterpretation instead.”
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(how a machine, skill or craft works or is performed) Opposite of to show how to use or do something
“If you were trying to demonstrate how to confuse an already confused man, you have succeeded admirably.”
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Opposite of to give a summary of
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Opposite of to give a specified name or description to
“They made a conscientious effort to delabel those who are marginalized.”
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Opposite of to provide an explanation, interpretation, or paraphrase for (a text, word, etc.)
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Opposite of to tell, publish or report on information
“Rose refused to suppress or be quiet about her outrage.”
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Opposite of to epitomize or report something, especially by expressing it as a brief summary
“With respect to its quality, the memorialists contradict the report of the committee of the senate.”
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Opposite of to identify or make a determination on something relevant or important
“How did I miss such a crucial clue?”
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Opposite of to restrict to a specific or individual case, class etc.
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Opposite of to refer to or consider (someone or something) as being
“If truth be told, I disassociate you as being an elitist, given your indifferent nature about most things related to politics.”
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