What is the opposite of ply?

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Opposite of to put (something) to use
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(disentangle) Opposite of to interweave or cross one with another
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(undo) Opposite of to interweave or cross one with another
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Opposite of to make use of
“We would forgo the use of drones during our filming so as not to scare the animals.”
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Opposite of to move over or back and forth over
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Opposite of to conduct or devote oneself to
“Feeling burnt out from his lengthy course, Harold would stop his studies and embark on a gap year and travel around South America.”
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Opposite of to twist together or round something else
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Opposite of to exert or put to use
“A promise of confidentiality is a duty to maintain the secrecy of the information and not misuse or wrongfully disclose it.”
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Opposite of to apply, use or bring to bear (a force, influence, or quality)
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Opposite of to put into effect
“Even though diet constitutes 70% of what we consider good fitness and health, it is crucial not to disregard physical exercise.”
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(of personnel) Opposite of to work at, run, or operate (a place or piece of equipment) or defend (a fortification)
“Does the government not know that a hungry and irate man could mismanage the equipment entrusted to him?”
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Opposite of to move or travel across an area
“Garner was advised to remain on the other side of the river while his party looked for help.”
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Opposite of to provide or make available
“We had to retract all of the job-offers that we had just given because we no longer had a permanent offer or opportunity to provide them.”
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Opposite of to travel somewhere in a vehicle, usually public transportation
“Garbage collection vehicles tend to stop regularly, so be mindful when driving behind one.”
Noun
Opposite of bias or prejudice in favor of one person or thing
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Opposite of a fold or pleat
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Opposite of a thin, flat piece of material made of cloth, paper, metal, etc.
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Opposite of a layer of a specified material
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Opposite of a very thin layer of material
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Opposite of a single thin length of something such as thread, fibre, or wire, especially as twisted together with others
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