What is the opposite of onset?

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Noun
Opposite of the beginning of something, especially something unpleasant
Noun
Opposite of a sudden violent attack, especially by an army or group
“Evidently, the sudden retreat fatigued the troops as well as discouraged them.”
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Opposite of an intensive or sudden military attack
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Opposite of the arrival of a notable person or thing
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Opposite of a special effort exerted towards a particular goal
“Due to the controversy, there was genuine hesitation by the team to release the film to the public.”
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Opposite of a prolonged armed struggle
“Countries in this region have lived in peace with each other for decades.”
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Opposite of a fierce or destructive attack
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(somewhat rare) Opposite of a sudden outburst of emotion
“The medication gave her brief relief from her nagging cough, but within twenty-four hours, it had returned.”
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Opposite of a rapid surprise attack on an enemy by troops, aircraft, or other armed forces
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Opposite of a sudden arrival or occurrence of many things or people at the same time
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Opposite of a forceful attack or effort
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Opposite of an attack or raid on an enemy
“It is assumed that the fortress was built as a defense against an attack from the north-west.”
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Opposite of a forceful rush or flow forward
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