What is the opposite of hasten?

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Opposite of to move or travel hurriedly
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Opposite of to hasten the speed or progress of
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(informal) Opposite of to move or depart hastily
“Do you mind if we stay here a little longer?”
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Opposite of to move at a fast speed on foot
“She watched in gentle adoration, her two-year-old daughter walk slowly toward her.”
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Opposite of to make progress or increase the skill of
“His ability to perform will diminish when age catches up with him.”
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Opposite of to (give) support (to)
“Over the years she'd made it her business to discourage her daughter as much as she could.”
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Opposite of to make worse
“Even the rain seemed to lessen, becoming fine drizzle as opposed to a downpour.”
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