What is the opposite of fade?

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Opposite of to whiten, typically by the removal of color
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Opposite of gradually grow faint and disappear
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Opposite of to become faded
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Opposite of to become weaker or of poorer quality
“The reception appeared to progressively recover as we shifted the antenna to a different location.”
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Opposite of to become (more) pale or white in color or complexion
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Opposite of to draw to a close
“If symptoms persist, please see a doctor.”
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Opposite of to vanish or disappear, especially gradually
“I would be minding my own business when the light seemed to appear out of nowhere.”
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(of colors) Opposite of to render pale or less bright
“The afternoon sun would shine through the open windows to brighten our home.”
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Opposite of disappear slowly
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Opposite of to cease to exist or be in use
“It is important that genetic diversity is preserved so that if conditions change, some individuals will have the genes necessary to cope and the species will survive.”
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Opposite of to make, or cause to be, blur or dim
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Opposite of to be limp or droop downwards
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Opposite of to lose consciousness (and fall over), typically for a short time
“Botha would eventually come to after a knockout blow from Tyson.”
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Opposite of fade away
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Opposite of to damage, erode, or destroy by friction or use
“A good wax will easily last eight to ten months on a car that will protect the paint from external elements like scratches, dust, and contaminants.”
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Opposite of the action of abating or being abated
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