What is the opposite of imbue?

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Opposite of to infuse or permeate with a feeling or quality
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Opposite of to wet, tinge or stain an object with a liquid substance
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Opposite of to sow or place in one's consciousness
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Opposite of to imbue with a (usually slight) amount of something
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Opposite of to inspire (with a given quality)
“She crept to the extremity, and found it strongly blocked up with large stones and earth, rammed together in such a manner as nearly to extinguish all hope of escape.”
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Opposite of to suffuse with vigor, life, energy, or spirit
“The very image of the desolated metropolis was enough to dishearten me before I even entered the city itself.”
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Opposite of to fill or pervade with a quality or emotion
“Whenever I am frustrated at a person who hurt me, I write a letter without sending it, and it helps me clear my mind of anger.”
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Opposite of to teach, train or educate in a given field
“The teacher worried that her lack of content knowledge in mathematics might have caused her to mislead her students in science.”
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Opposite of to dip or submerge in a liquid
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Opposite of to imbue with a quality
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Opposite of to apply perfume to
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Opposite of to be, or cause to be, wet or waterlogged
“Wash and dry your hands before you come to the dinner table.”
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