What is the opposite of place?

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(of an object) Opposite of to put in a particular position or location
“Please remove the dishes from the dining table once the guests have left.”
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Opposite of to prop up
“I will lift my tired legs from this couch once they are fully rested.”
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Opposite of to store in a container of some form
“Remember to throw out the old books that you have finished reading.”
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(of an abstract quality) Opposite of to assign to someone or something
“Stephanie would misplace her trust in her shady lawyer who then went on to lose her lawsuit against Donny.”
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Opposite of to employ in a given position or role
“The company would fire him for his incompetence.”
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Opposite of to find a home for
“She would evict her son from her home because he refused to look for a job.”
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Opposite of to put forward for discussion or consideration
“Jim refused to suppress any controversial issues during his questioning of the president.”
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(misplace) Opposite of to put in a particular position or location
“If I'm not careful, I will probably misplace my keys and then I won't be able to find it.”
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(extract) Opposite of to put in a particular position or location
“The dentist is going to extract one of my teeth today.”
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(take) Opposite of to put in a particular position or location
“Jimmy would take the remote control away from his pet dog before it was chewed up.”
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(with object) Opposite of to bring about a memory of someone, something, or someplace in one's mind
“I forget that times have changed so much since my time.”
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Opposite of to put securely in place or in the desired position
“You may unfasten your seatbelt once the plane has come to a complete stop.”
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To place or set in an upright or specified position
Stand the vase on top of the fireplace.”
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Opposite of to put or place something in a given location or position
“She would take a ruler and measure its length exactly.”
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Opposite of to establish what something or who someone is
“Many people mistake the endangered water vole for the brown rat and accidentally poison them or disturb their burrows.”
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Opposite of to have a certain position within a group
“The club will fall to the third position if they lose this weekend.”
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Opposite of assign to a particular class or category
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Opposite of to attribute or ascribe
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Opposite of to allocate or assign to
“Instead of revealing the name of the culprit, Raja decided to take the fall for the mistake.”
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Opposite of to place or leave something at a given place or location
“You can collect the car once servicing has been completed.”
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Opposite of to be placed in an undesirable position or location
“He didn't kill his wife, so drop the charges and release him.”
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Opposite of to place or set apart two or more items allowing for space in between
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Opposite of to support with, or as if with, a prop
Noun
Opposite of a paid position of regular employment
Noun
Opposite of high rank or social standing
Noun
Opposite of a place where one lives or calls home
“I much prefer it when he strides purposefully through the office with a menacing glare.”
Noun
Opposite of a particular point or place in physical space
Noun
Opposite of the place, area or space occupied by, or intended for, an event, activity or purpose
“The country is in the middle of a civil war, and many people who have come from there have made their homes here.”
Noun
Opposite of the reason for which something or someone is used or suited for
“The uselessness of the company's health and safety policy has caused many to lose faith in their products.”
Noun
Opposite of a principal site or location
Noun
Opposite of a person's home, especially a large and impressive one
Noun
Opposite of an available room in an establishment providing accommodation
“It was a full house at the local hotel during the festival.”
Noun
Opposite of position, status, or reputation
Noun
Opposite of an unoccupied position or job
“James being groomed to take over from a currently occupied position on the board.”
Noun
Opposite of an administrative district of a city or country
Noun
Opposite of a particular level of rank, quality, proficiency, or value
Noun
Opposite of a part of a town or city having a particular character or use
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Opposite of a continuous area or expanse which is free, available, or unoccupied
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Opposite of an area of territory owned or controlled by a particular ruler or government
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