What is the opposite of favour?

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Noun
Opposite of an act of kindness beyond what is due or usual
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Opposite of overgenerous preferential treatment
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Opposite of approval, support, or liking for someone or something
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Opposite of a condition or circumstance that puts one in a favorable or superior position
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Opposite of an instance of kind, or charitable, behavior
“It would be such a disservice to raise him in an environment for which he would be unprepared to enjoy and appreciate.”
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Opposite of a beneficial thing for which one is grateful
“The consequence of her son's transgression is an affliction that she will have to bear for the rest of her life.”
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Opposite of a gift
“Dolphins have been documented rescuing humans and acting as our allies, yet they expect nothing in return.”
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Opposite of a favorable inclination or enthusiasm for something
“He took no heed of the bakery as we passed by, his indifference for pastries evident.”
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Opposite of a kind or helpful deed
“A prince may be ruthless when it is prudent, but wanton cruelty is foolish.”
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Opposite of favour shown to one person or thing over another or others
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Opposite of one's standing in the eyes of others
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Opposite of politeness, good manners
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Opposite of something that promotes action or activity, especially in an official capacity
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Opposite of to have a preference for
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Opposite of to advocate or show support or approval of
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Opposite of to be obliging or show beneficence toward
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Opposite of to resemble or look like, especially a parent or relative
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Opposite of to consider or regard somebody or something as
“We will disregard his status as a citizen of this country, and then prosecute him for treasonous activities against our nation.”
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Opposite of to trust or accept as truth
“You are an incorrigible cynic who will doubt anything you hear.”
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Opposite of to publicly recommend or support
“He believed that the key to his success was to reject commonly-held dogmas that were irrational.”
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Opposite of to like better
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Opposite of to be beneficial to
“As someone who suffers from autism, I know all too well how much it will hamper her ability to socialize with others.”
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Opposite of to offer a recommendation
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Opposite of to endow with a quality, ability, or asset
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(clausal, followed by for or about) Opposite of to place an emphasis of concern, interest or importance on someone or something
“The best thing to do is to disregard all the negative noise and focus on getting the fundamentals right.”
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Opposite of to honor or favor
“Their purity had to be safeguarded from those who would dishonor them and thereby dishonor the clan.”
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Opposite of to enhance the value of something, or to make more efficient
“Stress is believed to impair one's ability to regulate moods.”
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Opposite of to advise or suggest (something) as a course of action
“No one should discommend teaching future citizens to think critically and to subject orthodoxies and truisms to rigorous examination.”
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Opposite of to enthusiastically applaud or approve of
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Opposite of to endow with a quality, ability, or asset
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Opposite of to treat with great care, attention or indulgence
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