What is the opposite of enforce?

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Opposite of to cause to happen by force, especially observance of or compliance with a law, rule, or obligation
“Ticket fees are meant to serve as a punishment to discourage you from breaking the law, so all revenue goes back to the society being impacted by the law breaker's actions.”
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Opposite of to keep up or bring something into effect
“It appears that, rather than seek the root of the evil, he would prefer to abolish a law that is thoroughly fair to the majority.”
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Opposite of to carry out a task, especially one that requires a degree of ability or skill
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Opposite of to exert or put to use
“A promise of confidentiality is a duty to maintain the secrecy of the information and not misuse or wrongfully disclose it.”
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Opposite of to deter or cause to feel fear, especially by threats of violence
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