What is the opposite of lay down?

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Opposite of to enact or establish legally or legislatively
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Opposite of to specify, institute, enact, assert firmly, state authoritatively, establish or formulate (rules or policies)
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(of an object) Opposite of to put in a particular position or location
“Please remove the dishes from the dining table once the guests have left.”
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Opposite of to make a law
“Citizens hoped that the government would eventually abolish the law prohibiting the sale and use of chewing gum anywhere in the country.”
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Opposite of stipulate action to be taken
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Opposite of to establish or stipulate as a previous condition
“Is the contract rigid enough to prevent any deviations from our agreement?”
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Opposite of to hand over (something), typically for legal or financial reasons
“Whatever benefits have already accrued to you, you'll be allowed to keep.”
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Opposite of to have established or stipulated as a previous condition
“The contract was rigid and prevented any deviations from the stipulated conditions of sale.”
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Opposite of past tense for to rise to an upright position
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Opposite of past tense for to have or maintain an upright position, supported by one's feet
“They traditionally sleep in the same bedroom and they lie side by side with their child on their futon.”
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