What is the opposite of press on?

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Opposite of to continue to advance
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Opposite of move or act with great haste
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Opposite of to continue on a course of action
“Play will discontinue due to the heavy downpour.”
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Opposite of to make progress or increase the skill of
“His ability to perform will diminish when age catches up with him.”
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Opposite of to exert force or pressure on
“Her school bag was so heavy that she had to place it on the ground and pull it all the way to the car.”
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Opposite of to move or proceed onward
“Unsu was given orders to retreat when many of his men had fallen during the Battle of Seimor.”
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Opposite of to move forward
“We would briefly stop at the lake for a break during our hike.”
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Opposite of to move or proceed further along a path or course
“You must remain in this location until you have been given directions to next safehouse.”
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