What is the opposite of neutralize?

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Opposite of to neutralize or cancel by exerting an opposite and equal force
Opposite of to kill off or put an end to someone or something
“The Vikings were in good spirits, becoming well disposed to Bagnold, and decided to spare him instead of killing him.”
Opposite of to render useless or neutralize
“Staying away from me in the morning will strengthen our relationship because absence makes the heart grow fonder.”
Opposite of to lose, or cause to lose, color or brightness
Opposite of neutralize or cancel by exerting an opposite influence
Opposite of to act so as to neutralize or correct
“The relatively long period of stock reduction by users helped to accentuate the negative impact of the general economic slowdown in the first part of 1996.”
Opposite of to frustrate or prevent (someone) from achieving an aim
“I will do everything I can to assist you in all of your endeavors.”
Opposite of to counteract or equal the effect or importance of
“These traditional garments grossly disproportion the male body.”
Opposite of to put an end to
“We will not initiate a war, but if a war is imposed on us, we will defend ourselves with the utmost resolution and determination.”
Opposite of to offset or equalize something
“Many factors differentiate the nature of the disorders, including terrain, politics, and the strategic location of the trouble spot.”
Opposite of to cause the death of
“So if they resurrect any more dead characters remember where you heard it first.”
Opposite of to turn or switch off (something)
Opposite of to kill or cause the death of
Opposite of to destroy (usually forcefully) or to put an end to
“The rhetoric serves to perpetuate the myth that perpetrators have no control over their behavior when they are drunk.”
Opposite of to remove contamination from something, and thus render it safe
Opposite of to end the life of, as a means to prevent the divulgence of information
“His duty is to protect the witness at all costs.”
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