What is the opposite of fasten?

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Opposite of to join or connect securely together
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Opposite of to fix or hold securely in place
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Opposite of to compress tightly into
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(center on) Opposite of to concentrate on (something), to pay close attention to (something)
“We should just ignore this section and come back to it at a later stage.”
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Opposite of to lay in surrounding matter
“Charlie just stared at the beast, afraid that he would dislodge the metal pole from the ground.”
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Opposite of to put a layer of (something) on a surface
“He pointed to a spot on the weapon's surface which had been worn down a bit, as if someone had tried to scrape something off the surface.”
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Opposite of to close or bolt an entrance or opening
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