What is the opposite of guard?

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Noun
Opposite of a device worn or fitted to prevent injury or damage
Noun
Opposite of a position of readiness to oppose actual or expected attack
Noun
Opposite of a person, vehicle, or group accompanying another for protection or as a mark of rank
Noun
Opposite of a person who assists, guides, or provides a service
Noun
Opposite of a person who protects or defends something
Noun
Opposite of an act or instance of carefully observing someone or something over a period of time
Noun
Opposite of one who enforces confinement in a jail or prison
Noun
Opposite of the act of protecting
“This was a cowardly, savage and vicious attack on a man who was utterly helpless.”
Noun
Opposite of a barrier, railing, or other upright structure, typically of wood or wire, enclosing an area of ground to prevent or control access or escape
Noun
Opposite of a defensive wall of a castle or walled city, having a broad top with a walkway and typically a stone parapet
Noun
Opposite of conserver or guard
Noun
Opposite of responsibility for the safety and well-being of someone or something
“More needs to be done about the neglect of children in foster care.”
Noun
Opposite of a survey, a tour
Verb
Opposite of watch over in order to protect or control
Verb
Opposite of to keep safe from harm, injury or extinction
“He loosened and then retightened his grip on the sword's decorative hilt, readying himself to attack those who threatened to harm him.”
Verb
Opposite of to preserve (something) by not expending or using it
“Susie loves to utilize her time by reading fantasy and science-fiction novels.”
Verb
Opposite of to take care of temporarily
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Opposite of to keep the state of something or a place in good condition
“It is your duty of care to ensure that you do not damage the rented car.”
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Opposite of to protect the state of someone or something
“This project has been set up to undermine the opposition's efforts to enact their policies.”
Verb
Opposite of to protect oneself against loss on (a bet or investment) by making balancing or compensating transactions
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