What is the opposite of lull?

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Noun
Opposite of a temporary break in an activity or event
Noun
Opposite of a temporary interval of calm, quiet, or lack of activity
Noun
Opposite of a period of time by which something is late or postponed
“As the timer ran down, he gobbled up his meal with extraordinary expedition to win first prize.”
Noun
Opposite of an interval or passage of time
Noun
Opposite of the state or condition of being untroubled
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Opposite of a pause or interval
“The manager told him that he needed more continuity in his work, and not to work at two speeds. Slow, and stop!”
Noun
(somewhat rare in usage) Opposite of a period of silence
“Amidst the cacophony, I was surprisingly able to catch what my mother said before I left.”
Noun
Opposite of a brief period of time, typically used to take a break from something
“They managed to reorganize their structure on the resumption of the game and managed to prevail over their rivals.”
Noun
Opposite of something interesting or enjoyable that provides a short respite from a tense or tedious situation
“Ann's husband was never willing to confront the moment when seriousness should hold sway.”
Noun
Opposite of an instance or period of rest or relaxation
“The pain was so severe that I was not able to engage in any activity for a while.”
Verb
Opposite of to provide comfort or assuagement to
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Opposite of to calm, relax or send to sleep, typically with soothing sounds or movements
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Opposite of to diminish in intensity or severity
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Opposite of become less intense, violent, or severe
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Opposite of to restrain or to keep in check
Free yourself from the tyranny of emotional baggage, and you will be able to move on.”
Verb
Opposite of to cause to become less sensitive or insensitive
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Opposite of to stop the noise of or make quiet
“Huge crowds had turned out to see him speak about his emotional healing journey and applaud his bravery.”
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