What is the opposite of prefer?

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Opposite of to like better
“Many of the institutionalized negotiation spaces in real life disprefer dealing with emotions.”
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Opposite of to select (someone or something) from a range of possibilities
“Vegetables are something I disprefer over having a nice juicy steak.”
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(formal) Opposite of to submit (a charge or a piece of information) for consideration
“The main witness of the prosecution decided to withdraw his testimony, explaining that he had implicated Pichugin at the investigator's request.”
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(archaic) Opposite of to advance or promote (someone or something), especially to a prestigious position
“They told him that if he doesn't start pulling his weight around here, they're going to demote him to paper-pusher.”
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Opposite of to have a preference or liking for
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Opposite of to choose or select
“I firmly believe in taking the custom route, deselect any options that you don't think you need and only select those that you do.”
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Opposite of to put forward for consideration
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Opposite of to prefer, desire, or choose to have something
“I was full and I would refuse food for the rest of the day.”
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Opposite of to have a propensity for
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“I disfavor the use of static questions due to their limited, and often guessable, scope.”
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Opposite of to choose or decide
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Opposite of to promote (someone) to a higher rank
“Thael would demote his most trusted elder and friend, Pyrenes, following his betrayal to the war chief.”
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Opposite of to decide definitely in favor of (one of two or more possibilities)
“Many oppose the cause of temperance because they know nothing or nearly nothing of it.”
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Opposite of to accept, support, or take on as one's own (an idea or a cause)
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Opposite of to find physically alluring
“I'm attracted to her good looks, but her bad habits really disgust me.”
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