What is the opposite of erupt?

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Opposite of to eject, or be ejected, especially suddenly or violently
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Opposite of break out suddenly and dramatically
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Opposite of to suddenly appear or become visible
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Opposite of fly off the handle
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Opposite of to spurt or gush out in jets
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Opposite of to come into being or have its starting point at a certain time or place
“The two tribes have agreed to cease all hostilities with each other in order to bring peace and harmony to their own villages.”
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Opposite of to burst or shatter violently and noisily
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Opposite of to become extremely angry or irate
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Opposite of to detonate, or cause to detonate, from, or using, an explosive
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Opposite of to drive out with force
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Opposite of explode or cause to explode
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Opposite of to come into existence
“Is it a coincidence that this issue would resolve from the moment we fired Jim?”
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Opposite of catch fire or cause to catch fire
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(follow from) Opposite of to occur as a consequence
“The president's decision to raise fuel taxes would cause a revolt.”
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Opposite of to spurt or discharge, typically from an opening
“It is pertinent to ensure that the gas be contained in a suitable vessel which will withstand the pressure and handling that it might encounter.”
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