What is the opposite of hone?

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Opposite of to sharpen (a blade)
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Opposite of to develop or perform work on something to improve it
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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 brush up
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Opposite of to improve in accuracy, delicacy, or excellence
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Opposite of to smooth or level out by rubbing or applying friction
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Opposite of to smooth by rubbing or applying friction
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Opposite of to reorganize (a process or system) so as to make it more logical and consistent
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Opposite of to make progress in development
“The company's product would continue to regress over the years, thus allowing competitors to encroach into their market share.”
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Opposite of to instruct or guide in a particular skill or field
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Opposite of to do something repeatedly so as to become skilled
“Arabelle thought to herself that she might just do it once and be done with it.”
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