What is the opposite of extricate?

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Opposite of to set free from entanglement or difficulty
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Opposite of to remove or rescue (someone) from danger or harm
“We must ensure that we do not endanger the wildlife in our national parks.”
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Opposite of to allow or enable to escape from confinement
“They would hold him in shackles while interrogating him.”
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Opposite of save from danger
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Opposite of to release from a physical restraint
“They set up a lure to trap the rat that had been plaguing their home.”
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Opposite of to reveal or disclose
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Opposite of to disengage the knotted parts of
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Opposite of to take physical control or possession of (something) suddenly or forcibly
“Filled with a guilty conscience, Bernie would later return the elderly couple's jewelry.”
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Opposite of to remove from a particular place
“The chef would place a heap of anchovies on my pizza despite me specifically telling him not to.”
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Opposite of remove or take out, especially by effort or force
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Opposite of to release from confinement
“The county would imprison Steven after he was convicted of a crime under controversial circumstances.”
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Opposite of distinguish
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Opposite of to empty or rid of cargo
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Opposite of to clear an area of roots and stumps
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Opposite of knock or force out of position
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Opposite of to quickly seize (something) in a rude or eager way
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