What is the opposite of incline?

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Noun
Opposite of an inclined surface or slope
Noun
Opposite of a sloping position or movement
Noun
Opposite of a sloped surface or line, or the fact or state of being sloped
Noun
Opposite of an upward slope or path that one may walk or climb
Noun
Opposite of the sloping side of a mountain
Verb
Opposite of to make (someone) disposed to do something
Verb
Opposite of lean or turn away from a given plane or direction, especially the vertical or horizontal
Verb
Opposite of to bend or move (something) out of a given plane or direction, often the horizontal or vertical
Verb
Opposite of to move or cause to move into a sloping position
Verb
Opposite of to cause a response after a particular event
“Making our staff speed-read irrelevant emails will eventually demotivate and exhaust them.”
Verb
Opposite of to show an inclination for, or against, something
“Some reluct the Bourbons, because they dreaded that they would restore the property of the emigrants, and re-establish feudal rights.”
Verb
Opposite of to have a propensity for
“I disfavor the use of static questions due to their limited, and often guessable, scope.”
Verb
(of land or a natural feature) Opposite of to incline upwards
“Our journey on foot would get easier because the trail would go downhill for the rest of the way.”
Verb
Opposite of move, or tend to move, towards a centre of gravity or other attractive force
Verb
Opposite of to change, develop, or move in a general direction
“Although the curve on this graph appears to deviate widely from the flat dotted line, the decibel scale tends to exaggerate the deviation in frequency response.”
Verb
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.”
Verb
Opposite of to deviate, or cause to deviate, from a straight line
Verb
Opposite of to move or proceed in a given course or direction
“Turn to the right slowly, as the route will end rather prematurely after a few kilometers, and you will be at your destination.”
Verb
Opposite of to cause (someone) to have a liking for or interest in something
“Laying on the cologne may actually repel the ladies, rather than attract them.”
Verb
Opposite of to cause to be liked
Verb
Opposite of to develop or increase in amount, value or degree
“It may be noted that experts predict oil prices to fall further in upcoming days as there are chances of a further correction in crude global crude oil price.”
Verb
Opposite of to control or influence (a person or course of action)
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