What is the opposite of express?

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Adjective
Opposite of operating at high speed and in the shortest or most effective manner
“Commuters complained about the train making too many stops and taking an indirect route to get to their destination.”
Adjective
Opposite of clearly and explicitly stated
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“I was unsure as to how to proceed as the instructions provided to me were rather vague.”
Adjective
Opposite of specifically identified to the exclusion of anything else
“My five-in-one pressure cooker enables me to cook in multiple ways.”
Adjective
Opposite of being the straightest and most direct way to a point or end
“The group voted to stop at the zoo, forcing Mark to drive the indirect route to their destination.”
Adjective
Opposite of clearly defined or identified
“This room has no specific purpose and is just for general use.”
Adjective
Opposite of done or occurring quickly
Adjective
Opposite of a stated certainty
“Kris wanted so desperately to trust Jim, but was uncertain of his motives.”
Adjective
Opposite of used to emphasize that something belongs to a particular person
“We all know of couples who share a common distaste for certain things and, indeed, seem to share only that.”
Verb
Opposite of to convey in appropriate or telling terms
“He recounted the times that he would repress feelings of anger during his childhood.”
Verb
Opposite of to embody in visual or physical form
“As a filmmaker, he would do well not to misrepresent the historical accuracy of his subject's life.”
Verb
Opposite of to apply external pressure on so as to force out the (liquid) contents of
“Students were advised to contain the solution as exposing it would likely result in the failure of the experiment.”
Verb
Opposite of to signify or convey an object or idea
“The refrigerator is still full of food, which will contradict any presumption that I have to go shopping for groceries again.”
Verb
Opposite of to present formally for discussion or consideration
“The politician would recant his statement when it caused a public outcry.”
Verb
Opposite of to express something definitely or clearly in speech or writing
“I heard her mumble something under her breath as she was escorted out of the building.”
Verb
Opposite of to convey in appropriate or telling terms
Verb
Opposite of put into a particular form of words
Verb
Opposite of to offer an opinion
“We will not be able to come up with any solutions to this issue if you remain silent.”
Verb
Opposite of to make known openly or publicly
Verb
Opposite of to represent in visible form
Verb
Opposite of to give a hint of
“They used myth to explain natural phenomena, cultural variations, traditional enmities, and friendships.”
Verb
Opposite of to point out the chief quality or qualities of an individual or group
“Nuno is critical of guitarists who copy the works of others, encouraging reinterpretation instead.”
Verb
To imply but stop short of saying explicitly
“His comments were designed to suggest that my derriere appeared rather portly in the pants I was wearing.”
Verb
Opposite of to obtain (a substance or resource) from something by a special method
Verb
Opposite of hold as sacred
Verb
Opposite of to push or thrust out
Verb
Opposite of be a symbol or embodiment of
“I have every right to antithesize your deluded sentiment about certain religions.”
Verb
Opposite of to take shape
Noun
Opposite of person carrying information to another
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