What is the opposite of incite?

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Opposite of to stir up or provoke to action
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Opposite of to rouse or goad into action or feeling something
Opposite of to demand earnestly or pressingly
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“The doctor would deter my efforts to pursue a sporting profession due to how prone I am to injury.”
Opposite of to come into being or have its starting point at a certain time or place
“The two tribes have agreed to cease all hostilities with each other in order to bring peace and harmony to their own villages.”
Opposite of to cause to occur or appear, especially through provocation
Allay your fears as the reigning champion has announced that he will not be retiring anytime soon.”
Opposite of to excite, disturb, or trouble
Opposite of to convince or manipulate
“The convenient rationalization that our weapons potpourri will confuse the enemy into fear of misbehaving is absurd and threatening.”
Opposite of to request
Opposite of to provide encouragement to
(result in) Opposite of to have as a consequence
“Hyperactivity can sometimes begin with the consumption of too much sugar.”
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