What is the opposite of founder?

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Noun
Opposite of a person who establishes or originates an institution, idea or project
Noun
Opposite of the creator or originator of something (that is noteworthy)
“He is a mere imitator and is incapable of finding either an independent style or literary material that requires independent treatment.”
Noun
Opposite of the creator or originator of something noteworthy
“In the same passage as Jackson's inglorious fall, Stanford blesses President Lincoln, the abolisher of slavery.”
Noun
Opposite of a person or company that is at the forefront of success or excellence in a certain field
“It is difficult to swallow, but we have to admit that we are the bottom of the industry when it comes to manufacturing car parts.”
Noun
Opposite of a person who originates a cultural or intellectual movement
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing that brings something into existence
Noun
Opposite of a person who operates a business venture and assumes much of the associated risk
Verb
Opposite of to fail, especially in spectacular fashion
Verb
Opposite of to structurally collapse or give way
Verb
Opposite of to fail, especially in spectacular fashion
“Jack Traven would eventually succeed in saving most of the passengers from a bus that is wired with a bomb.”
Verb
Opposite of to fall down, especially after losing one's balance
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(of a business) Opposite of to go bankrupt
“Against the odds, his cafe would thrive in a suburb that was saturated with various eatery options.”
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(of rain, a crop or supply) Opposite of to be insufficient when needed or expected
“His advisor advised him that if he invested in the right stocks, his wealth would prosper.”
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Opposite of to collapse or burst inward, especially violently
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Opposite of to fail to fulfill the hopes or expectations of
“Our menu will satisfy any hunger with options from hamburgers, pasta, seafood, steaks, and more.”
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Opposite of to collapse or burst inward violently
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Opposite of to stop operating
“The operation of the equipment should still continue despite some strange but common mechanical noises.”
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Opposite of to run aground on a beach
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Opposite of bend and give way under pressure or strain
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Opposite of to go to a lower level, especially abruptly
“It's not the best view but I can see the planes ascend into the sky as they leave the nearby airport.”
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(of a ship) Opposite of to go to the bottom of the sea or some other body of water
“Another few minutes passed, and the boy saw the Dragon King of the Eastern Sea float to the surface of the ocean, along with his defeated army of shrimp soldiers.”
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