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What is the opposite of recognition?

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Noun
Opposite of acknowledgement of the existence, validity, or legality of something
“If he is to be faulted for anything, it is for the failure to realize the ignorance of his own limitations was a kind of complicity.”
Noun
Opposite of appreciation or acclaim for an achievement, service, or ability
“I won't name you because I don't want to unfairly bring dishonor to your organization.”
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Opposite of official acceptance of the status of a new government by that of another country
“In Erich's condemnation of the new government, he expounded his widely aired belief that the army had been stabbed in the back by subversive political forces.”
Noun
Opposite of an act of recalling from memory someone or something
“You must excuse my forgetting of these trivial anecdotes.”
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Opposite of the organization, identification, and interpretation of sensory information
“Official reaction was one of complete incomprehension as to how such a thing could even happen.”
Noun
Opposite of high renown or honor attained through notable achievements
Noun
Opposite of official permission or approval for an action
Noun
Opposite of public acknowledgment, praise or appreciation for one's action or idea
“He saw how baseless his hope had been, and he exonerated her from all blame.”
Noun
Opposite of the state of appreciation or being thankful
Noun
Opposite of a compliance with a rule, decision or command
“The regulatory body has reprimanded him for his incessant defiance of the rules.”
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Opposite of an expression of praise or admiration
“His words offended her and she took them as an insult to her very being.”
Noun
Opposite of a greeting that is a gesture of respect or polite recognition
Noun
Opposite of identification with or understanding of the emotional state of another person
“He walked past the homeless man with complete apathy.”
Noun
Opposite of the belief that someone or something is good or acceptable
“As the grumpy old gentleman spat on the ground, the look of disgust on the woman's face was palpable.”
Noun
Opposite of one's standing in the eyes of others
“You bring disrespect to the Gods when you fight in their place of worship.”
Noun
Opposite of the remembering or commemoration of a dead person
“The seat on the left has held Roosevelt the friend of labor, rememberer of the forgotten, reformer, and crusader.”
Noun
Opposite of the act of lauding
Noun
Opposite of a thing serving as a visible or tangible representation of a fact, quality, feeling, etc
Noun
Opposite of the action of celebrating an important day or event
“A protest would be held, with demonstrators calling on the national students' organization to revise its no-platform policies.”
Noun
Opposite of an legal or formal agreeing to the action, proposals, or terms of another
“Once you sign this document, it will formalize your cancellation of this service.”
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