What is the opposite of dissipate?

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Opposite of to use or expend carelessly, extravagantly, or to no purpose
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Opposite of to scatter or break up
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Opposite of to disappear from view, especially suddenly and completely
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Opposite of to become weaker or of poorer quality
“The reception appeared to progressively recover as we shifted the antenna to a different location.”
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Opposite of to use or expend carelessly, extravagantly, or to no purpose
“Their self-possession allowed them to conserve air and wait for the rescue operation.”
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Opposite of to spend recklessly
“He continued to research the iPad and what he could use it for and decided that he was going to save his money and buy one himself.”
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Opposite of to gradually wane or dissipate
“The arpeggios sounded like they were getting louder, till at least they would peak before the energy would start to build again.”
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Opposite of to cause to dissipate
“I would suppress my anxiety until the stress became unbearable.”
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Opposite of to completely use up the whole of
“If your entire body is achy, tired, and limp, you need to replenish your energies.”
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Opposite of to cause to be empty or vacant
“We advise all users to fill the machinery with oil before turning it on.”
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Opposite of to provide assuagement or palliation to
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(usually "thin out") Opposite of to make or become less dense, crowded, or numerous
“A large audience would soon crowd around the confined area and witness a very magical exhibition unfold.”
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Opposite of to apply incorrectly
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Opposite of to clear or disappear (gradually), especially of something undesirable
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(of a resource) Opposite of to be used up completely
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Opposite of to explain away or dispel
“They continue to mark and validate his separation from the streets and reinforce his belief that he can take a different path.”
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