What is the opposite of extinguish?

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Opposite of to cause to cease burning
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Opposite of to remove or destroy entirely
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Opposite of to obscure or eclipse something
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Opposite of forcibly put an end to
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Opposite of to put an end to
“The fake images that concern us the most are those that were created to perpetuate a lie.”
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Opposite of to destroy or disrupt by means of sabotage
“Dad would often aid my development in tennis by taking me to extra practice sessions.”
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Opposite of make less strong or intense
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(smooth over) Opposite of to resolve, or work towards resolving an issue or conflict
“The Council urges all parties to exert restraint and refrain from taking any action which might exacerbate the situation.”
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Opposite of to cause to stop functioning
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Opposite of to free from distress or disturbance
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Opposite of deaden, muffle, or soften the sound of
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Opposite of do away with
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Opposite of to make dark, dim, or indistinct
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Opposite of to destroy all traces of
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Opposite of to inundate, submerge, overwhelm
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Opposite of to put a damper on one's mood or enthusiasm
“You need a nice, relaxing holiday to raise your spirits.”
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