What is the opposite of fixing?

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Verb
Opposite of present participle for to mend or repair
“Kevin was a naughty boy who would mistreat and break his toys.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to put securely in place or in the desired position
“You may unfasten your seatbelt once the plane has come to a complete stop.”
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Opposite of present participle for to reach a decision or agreement about
“Something has come up and I will need to cancel our appointment for tomorrow.”
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Opposite of present participle for to focus on, usually of one's vision or thoughts
“I was transfixed, and I could not remove my stare from the man's eyes.”
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Opposite of present participle for to make ready in advance, usually of food
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Opposite of present participle for to wreak vengeance on
“I could forgive my father because all that hating would do would be to corrupt my own soul and make my life worse.”
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Opposite of present participle for to firmly embed
“After complete fading of gladioli, be sure to remove the flowers from the garden.”
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Opposite of present participle for to organize or make arrangements for
“Let me just make sure though that I have what I should have, because I rather suspect that in my unique ability to disarrange things, I have succeeded in doing so.”
Verb
(of one's physical presentation) Opposite of present participle for to groom or put in order
“She leaned against him and reached back to tousle his hair, pulling his head forward under the stream of water.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to take an injection of a narcotic drug
“He submitted himself to an institution to try to rehabilitate himself.”
Noun
Opposite of the act by which something is repaired or renewed
Noun
Opposite of the action of repairing something
Noun
Opposite of the act of attaching something, or the point where something is attached
Noun
Opposite of the controlling or deciding of the nature or outcome of something
“Not only did Neville's relations with Florence keep him agitated, there was also the uncertainty surrounding his future career.”
Noun
Opposite of the act of founding
Noun
Opposite of the act of restoring something to a former or original condition
“That fondness for novelty which admires the bald Grecian buildings of the present-day leads to the neglect of the truly grand works of Wren and Gibbs.”
Noun
Opposite of one of the substances present in a mixture, especially food
Noun
Opposite of the action or process of adhering to a surface or object
Noun
Opposite of the process of establishing something exactly by calculation or research
“It is only when one takes a few minutes to read the five and a half pages of the interim report that one realizes there is total indecision on the matter.”
Adjective
Opposite of giving moral or intellectual benefit
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