What is the opposite of graze?

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Opposite of touch or scrape lightly in passing
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Opposite of to scrape or wear away by friction or erosion
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Opposite of to touch or stroke gently or lovingly
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Opposite of to damage, erode, or destroy by friction or use
“A good wax will easily last eight to ten months on a car that will protect the paint from external elements like scratches, dust, and contaminants.”
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Opposite of to scrape or wear away by friction
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Opposite of to make a long, narrow superficial wound or mark on a surface, especially skin
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Opposite of to come into general physical contact with
“If you see mushrooms in the wild, don't be tempted to pick it up, and instead avoid them.”
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Opposite of to touch, nudge or scrape lightly in passing
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Opposite of to make an opening, incision, or wound in (something) with a sharp-edged tool or object
“He called an aide to hold my arm and then proceeded to stitch my finger without any anesthesia.”
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Opposite of to move hurriedly or as by bouncing or twitching
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Opposite of take small bites out of
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Opposite of to be connected with
“Boat holds are a core exercise in which you sit on your bottom and lift your feet off the ground with your knees straight and toes pointed.”
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Opposite of to break through a surface
“The nurse would withdraw the needle after inoculating the child.”
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Opposite of a long, deep cut or wound
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Opposite of a physical injury
“A book on eating yourself toward healthiness and away from heart disease sits brightly between two much thicker books on cocktail recipes and party snacks.”
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Opposite of an instance, or the result, of being physically hurt or injured
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Opposite of a mark made by scratching
Noun
Opposite of an general act of touching someone or something
“He suspected something was amiss when he saw the recoil of her hand.”
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