What is the opposite of lap?

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Verb
Opposite of to flow (noisily) in a stream
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Opposite of to cover or wrap around tightly or closely
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Opposite of to drink or consume a liquid
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Opposite of wrap in several layers of fabric
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Opposite of to stroke or touch with one's tongue
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Opposite of to draw into the mouth by contracting the muscles of the lips and mouth to make a partial vacuum
“The friend was awkward because he did not know how to blow the smoke out of his mouth.”
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Opposite of to fold or bend something over, especially so that it comes in contact with itself
“Jack stopped on the thirty-ninth floor, spread the blueprints out on the floor, and studied it.”
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Opposite of to make wet by splashing
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Opposite of to consume a liquid
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Opposite of to create or form a layer over
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Opposite of to move all the way around (someone or something), especially more than once
“After Carlos finished the job, he would beeline to the car stashed nearby and hit the road with a clean set of wheels.”
Verb
Opposite of to get ahead of
“She would block my path and I would have to remain where I was for the duration of the escalator journey.”
Noun
Opposite of a fold or pleat
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Opposite of a section or stage of a journey or process
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Opposite of a roughly circular line, route, or movement that starts and finishes at the same place
Noun
Opposite of an instance of revolving
“There is an intermittent pause in between the rotations, which is relatively common in this process.”
Noun
Opposite of a thin, flat piece of material made of cloth, paper, metal, etc.
Noun
Opposite of the route or direction followed by a ship, aircraft, road, or river
Noun
(of water) Opposite of a soft, burbling sound
“On stormy nights, above the howling of the trees, it was possible to hear the crashing of waves as the River Dee battered the cliffs from Thurstaston to West Kirby.”
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