What is the opposite of pinch?

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Noun
Opposite of tight pressing
Noun
Opposite of an amount of an ingredient that can be held between fingers and thumb
Noun
Opposite of an insufficient amount or supply (of something)
Noun
Opposite of extreme stress or need
Noun
Opposite of the action of seizing someone and taking them into custody
Noun
Opposite of a unit of volume, in the Imperial and U
Noun
Opposite of a small amount of something
“Kate puts a lot of sugar in her coffee. It's no wonder she goes like the Energizer Bunny!”
Noun
Opposite of a very small or insignificant amount
Noun
Opposite of a small amount of something, especially a liquid
“You need to drink a lot of water to quench your thirst.”
Noun
Opposite of the unlawful taking of personal property as an attempt to deprive the legal owner of it permanently
Noun
Opposite of a painful contraction of a muscle or muscles
Verb
(of a shoe) Opposite of to hurt (a foot) by being too tight
Verb
Opposite of live in a frugal way
Verb
Opposite of steal or take without permission
Verb
Opposite of to arrest (someone)
Verb
Opposite of bite or pinch sharply
Verb
(of a criminal or fugitive) Opposite of to take into custody
“Failing to lay any legitimate charges on her, they would eventually discharge Sally.”
Verb
Opposite of to take for one's own benefit, typically without permission
“This document has been designed to bestow some dignity to those who toil thanklessly in the vineyards of art.”
Verb
Opposite of to cause physical pain to
“I am hoping this anti-inflammatory cream will cure the pain in my elbow so I can play tennis again.”
Verb
Opposite of to steal (something)
“Filled with a guilty conscience, Bernie would later return the elderly couple's jewelry.”
Verb
Opposite of to take possession of illegally or without authorization
“Though his parents offered to contribute some money, Newton wanted to earn his car through hard work.”
Verb
Opposite of make narrower, especially by encircling pressure
Verb
Opposite of to seize or accost (someone)
Verb
Opposite of to become or make less wide
“Nitric oxide stored in the top layers of the skin reacts to sunlight and causes blood vessels to widen.”
Verb
Opposite of fold or curl
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