What is the opposite of instigated?

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(led to) Opposite of to have culminated or resulted in a particular event or consequence
“Eating the right foods and getting enough exercise prevented me from gaining weight.”
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Opposite of to have caused a response after a particular event
“Forcing our staff to speed-read irrelevant emails eventually demotivated and exhausted them.”
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Opposite of to have triggered a passionate feeling or reaction
“Harper was worked up at having lost her favorite doll, but her mother calmed her.”
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Opposite of to have determined or dictated
“There were several factors that hindered my ability to complete the task.”
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Opposite of past tense for to incite or prompt someone into doing something
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