What is the opposite of keep at bay?

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Opposite of stave off
To give up or cease resistance
“Do you keep pursuing your dreams when times change, or do you just quit and go with the flow?”
To take violent or aggressive action against
“Two men would attack Jessie, but he would fight back.”
(usually sports) To hit, kick or throw something (usually a ball) extremely high
“The striker is unmarked and mere metres from goal, yet somehow contrives to sky the ball over the bar.”
To cause someone to feel attraction by personal charm
“Ted doused himself in Lynx body spray, hoping it would charm the women as demonstrated in the commercials.”
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