What is the opposite of hurl?

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Opposite of to throw or launch something in a given direction
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Opposite of to move or proceed very quickly
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Opposite of to throw or launch something in a given direction with force
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Opposite of to throw or launch something in a given direction
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Opposite of to eject matter from the stomach through the mouth
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Opposite of to vomit or retch
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Opposite of to say something quickly and irritably
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(informal, slang) Opposite of to throw an object over a long distance or with a sudden or forceful motion
“The sheriff yelled at Beau to put the weapon on the ground.”
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Opposite of to throw or cause to move forward or outward
“It would be foolish to cast the stones prematurely, so instead, they choose to hold it.”
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(usually sports) Opposite of to hit, kick or throw something (usually a ball) extremely high
“The goalkeeper would deflect the ball away from the goal skillfully.”
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Opposite of to discharge a projectile
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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 rush forward, especially suddenly and with speed
“Considering the dangers, I slowly retreat out of the dark cavern and look for another spot to settle for the night.”
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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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(sport) Opposite of to kick, hit, or throw (the ball) to another player
“You should retain possession of the ball if there is nobody to pass to.”
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Opposite of an act or instance of throwing something
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(sport) Opposite of a pass from a teammate that results directly in a score
“It was a brilliant goal which came about from unselfish team play.”
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Opposite of an act of throwing something
“Worsley moved across, made a brilliant catch, and sent the ball high into the air with a one-handed jerk behind his back.”
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Opposite of a journey or excursion, especially for pleasure
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Opposite of a short excursion made in a car
“The couple made a brief stop at a remote service station for a quick toilet break.”
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