What is the opposite of prevent?

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Opposite for to stop or keep from happening or continuing
“Drive carefully. We don't want to cause an accident.”
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Opposite for to disallow, usually through the use of preventative measures
“The website will allow you to leave comments after you sign in.”
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Opposite for to take action with the intent of hindering someone or something
“Let's help this lady carry her groceries.”
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Opposite for to discourage or dissuade someone from doing something
“We should encourage our children to play sports.”
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