What is the opposite of enlighten?

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Opposite of to impart information or knowledge
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Opposite of to provide (someone) with an understanding of something profound
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Opposite of to free from illusion, false belief or enchantment
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Opposite of to free (someone) of a misconception or misapprehension
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Opposite of to teach, train or educate in a given field
“The teacher worried that her lack of content knowledge in mathematics might have caused her to mislead her students in science.”
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Opposite of to make human or humane
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Opposite of to provide information to
“She could no longer hide the terrible secret she had been keeping from everyone.”
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Opposite of to give an account of
“Stay awhile and listen!”
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Opposite of to impart information or knowledge
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Opposite of to light up or brighten with light
“She turned off the overhead light, pulled the blinds to darken the room further, and flipped on a dim table lamp instead.”
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Opposite of to help to clarify or explain
“Mulder's desire is to dispel the lies that obscure the truth and liberate it from the powers that hold it in restraints.”
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Opposite of to impart information or knowledge
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Opposite of to train or mold by instruction or example
“If they ripped Manny away from my loving arms, they could begin tormenting him mentally and emotionally to break his fragile spirit.”
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Opposite of to give advice and instruction
“The supervisor was jealous of his underling and would constantly try to undermine her.”
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