What is the opposite of invest?

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Opposite of to endow with a quality, ability, or asset
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Opposite of to inaugurate into an office or an organization, especially ceremonially
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Opposite of to dress in (especially fine) clothes
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Opposite of to crown king, to make (a person) king
“They would dethrone and imprison the king, while his followers were exiled from the land they once occupied.”
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Opposite of to inaugurate into an office or an organization, especially ceremonially
“The New York State Chiefs tried to expel him from the organization because he had made critical comments about policing in general.”
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Opposite of provide with a quality, ability, or asset
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Opposite of to hem in
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Opposite of to ceremonially place a crown on the head of (someone) in order to invest them as a monarch
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Opposite of to set up, establish or initiate (something)
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Opposite of to inaugurate into an office or an organization, especially ceremonially
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Opposite of to cover or wrap around tightly or closely
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Opposite of to pledge, give or set aside (resources) to another or for future use
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To use or expend, especially carelessly or wastefully
“He believed his curse was to spend his entire life in one tiny region, never to see the remainder of the world.”
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Opposite of save, store up
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Opposite of to introduce an antigenic substance or vaccine into the body to produce immunity to a specific disease
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Opposite of to put away or aside (for later use)
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Opposite of gradually spread through or over
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(trouble) Opposite of to endow with a quality, ability, or asset
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(curse) Opposite of to endow with a quality, ability, or asset
“Claims that the woman invoked a loa to curse him with insanity are invalidated by a complete lack of proof that he ever became insane.”
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(remove) Opposite of to endow with a quality, ability, or asset
“Odin didn't strip Thor's power, but he did remove his ability to channel his powers through Mjolnir.”
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(of an abstract quality) Opposite of to assign to someone or something
“Stephanie would misplace her trust in her shady lawyer who then went on to lose her lawsuit against Donny.”
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Opposite of to place something over or upon, as to conceal or protect
“Cover and cook for one minute, then uncover and add the asparagus peas or mangetouts.”
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