What is the opposite of grip?

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Noun
Opposite of a very tight hold
Noun
Opposite of effective control over something
Noun
Opposite of a way of holding something or the act of holding it
“The release of the ball is pivotal to a good serving technique.”
Noun
Opposite of to be under the hold or grasp of
“Thankfully, he was vaccinated, and his immunity against the deadly virus was assured.”
Noun
Opposite of the part by which a thing is held, carried, or controlled
Noun
Opposite of an interpretation of something created in the mind
“Your ignorance has rendered you incapable of responding positively to human interaction.”
Noun
Opposite of the grip of a tyre on a road or a wheel on a rail
Noun
Opposite of the power or right to give orders, make decisions, and enforce obedience
“Their powerlessness to control the raging protests across the country will result in small scale confrontations with police.”
Noun
Opposite of a firm or secure grip, especially with one's feet
Noun
Opposite of a greater level of understanding
“What we have here is a total ignorance of the issues at hand.”
Noun
(someone's clutches) Opposite of a person's power or control, especially when regarded as inescapable
Noun
Opposite of a person's employment status
“Not bad for an incidental photographer who took up photography mostly as a necessity rather than an avocation.”
Noun
Opposite of a solid grip with one's feet
“A slip on this rugged terrain can cause serious injury.”
Noun
Opposite of the action or process of adhering to a surface or object
Noun
Opposite of the ability to use or control something
“There are cries of how lawyers and others have allegedly connived in the misapplication of justice.”
Noun
Opposite of control or dominion over something
“He demanded total subservience to his authority.”
Noun
(hold of) Opposite of the knowledge gained from understanding or knowing something
“This mess is the result of our misapprehension of the situation.”
Noun
Opposite of an act of squeezing something
“It operates from six batteries at speeds up to one frame per second, activated by a release on the grip handle.”
Noun
Opposite of a person's regular occupation, profession, or trade
“More than a few antiques dealers start out as indefatigable collectors who make the decision to turn their avocation into a vocation.”
Verb
Opposite of to take a tight hold of
Verb
Opposite of to hold or engage the attention of
Verb
Opposite of to get or hold the attention of
“Comedians can lose their audience if they don't get to the punchline quick enough.”
Verb
Opposite of to distract, or to occupy or draw one's attention or thoughts
Verb
Opposite of to hold or engage the attention of
“I managed to maintain a controlled line but the headache and dizziness were starting to distract me.”
Verb
Opposite of to attract (someone) to come to a place or an event
Verb
Opposite of cause or become hurt
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Opposite of to fasten or fix securely in place
Verb
Opposite of to feel or manipulate with the hands
Verb
Opposite of to fill or be in every part of
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