What is the opposite of lash?

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Verb
Opposite of to strike or hit repeatedly
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Opposite of to bind with a rope, cord, thong, or chain, so as to fasten
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Opposite of to criticize harshly
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Opposite of to beat or strike (someone), especially with a belt as a punishment
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Opposite of to strike or hit repeatedly
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Opposite of to hit or strike repeatedly
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Opposite of to strike physically or violently
“Aaron moves first, throwing a flurry of punches that I easily defend.”
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Opposite of to tie something up, such as with a rope or string
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Opposite of to physically punish, especially by beating
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Opposite of to criticize or reprimand (someone) severely
“I'd like to praise the magnificent behavior of the pupils who handled themselves very well.”
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Opposite of to restrain or immobilize (someone) by tying up or holding their arms or legs
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Opposite of to flow in a stream
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Opposite of to move very quickly in a reckless or excited manner
Noun
Opposite of a blow with the fist
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Opposite of a hard or repeated hit or strike
Noun
Opposite of a hard strike or hit
“The master was able to knock each of these men to the ground with a touch of his finger.”
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Opposite of a strike with a part of the body or an instrument
“To avoid conflict, give them a wave with your hand and walk away.”
Noun
Opposite of a strip of leather or length of cord fastened to a handle
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Opposite of a hard strike or hit
“It is a big miss and a lost opportunity to land the knockout blow.”
Noun
Opposite of the punishment of being whipped
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