What is the opposite of patrol?

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Verb
Opposite of to keep watch over (an area) by regularly walking or travelling around it
Verb
Opposite of to walk at a steady speed, especially without a particular destination and as an expression of anxiety or annoyance
“I would sit and wait patiently for the support act to finish before the main act would finally commence.”
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Opposite of to be in motion by moving one's feet in a slow and alternative manner
“Everyone boldly crossed the busy road, but Henry decided to stay and wait for the cars to clear.”
Noun
Opposite of a person who protects or defends something
Noun
Opposite of a person whose job it is to keep watch or survey an area
Noun
Opposite of a unit of thirty to forty soldiers typically commanded by a lieutenant and forming part of a company
Noun
Opposite of a group of troops, aircraft, or ships sent away on a separate mission
Noun
Opposite of a trip or a set amount of traveling
“He agreed that the immobility caused by her illness could have played a part in her decline.”
Noun
Opposite of an instance of keeping awake during normal sleeping hours, especially to keep watch or pray
Noun
Opposite of a small detachment of troops or police officers assigned with a special duty
“The two combat teams must fight as independent units until better visibility permits the corporal to regain direction and control of the squad as a whole.”
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