What is the opposite of giving up?

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Verb
Opposite of present participle for to yield to someone or something
“The entrenched Turks were strong enough to withstand the attack of the Bulgarian forces.”
Verb
(of an activity) Opposite of present participle for to stop or quit
“The team will continue with their drills until the coach is satisfied with their performance.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to abandon hope
“His career is enough to inspire struggling thespians everywhere.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to hand over (something), typically for legal or financial reasons
“Whatever benefits have already accrued to you, you'll be allowed to keep.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to sacrifice (something valuable), especially for moral or practical reasons
“There is a possibility that you might have jaundice in later life, but after a complete rest, you can keep playing tennis.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to uncover that which was hidden or kept secret
“They are secretive and withhold information not only from the rest of the world, but even from their own organizations.”
Noun
Opposite of express or tacit abandonment of a right or position, usually without assignment to another person
Adjective
Opposite of becoming tired or less dynamic
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