What is the opposite of favors?

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Verb
Opposite of to be or to provide an advantage to
“Being a couch potato harms your health.”
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Opposite of to make a living for the benefit of others
“The dead-beat father regularly neglects his family and children.”
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Opposite of to have a preference for
“He might be a popular celebrity but he tends to avoid the limelight.”
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Opposite of to advocate or show support or approval of
“This strategy may, even if indirectly, disfavor the establishment of new, perhaps smaller and specialized private institutions.”
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Opposite of to work to the advantage of
“It was asserted that the patent laws hinder the progress of invention.”
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Opposite of to endow with a quality, ability, or asset
“Odin didn't strip Thor's power, but he did remove his ability to channel his powers through Mjolnir.”
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Opposite of to be obliging or show beneficence toward
“Sorry to disappoint everyone, but the band will not be performing an encore.”
Verb
(dialectal, Southern US) Opposite of to resemble or look like, especially a parent or relative
“Even though they are twins, they differ from each other in looks and personality.”
Noun
Opposite of advantages gained from something
“The large amount of junk mail we receive is one of the disadvantages of being a member.”
Noun
Opposite of plural for a kind or helpful deed
“Doing him a disfavor would be sure to bring the vultures swooping down on his business.”
Noun
Opposite of plural for bias or prejudice in favor of one person or thing
“Secularism was accepted to ensure equal rights and impartiality towards all religions.”
Noun
Opposite of plural for a fondness or positive regard for something
“Bishop Orleton, having earned the king's disfavor for his support of the marcher lord's rebellion, had been put under house arrest in the Tower.”
Noun
Opposite of plural for the state or condition of being liked, admired, or supported by many people
“Denim had begun to fall into disfavor with the younger generation.”
Noun
Opposite of plural for backing or support received from, or provided by, someone
“Do so at your peril, and incur his wrath at your discretion.”
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