What is the opposite of rehabilitate?

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Opposite of to return someone to a proper course of action
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Opposite of to repair or renovate so as to return something to its original condition
“Controversial plans to demolish five traditional homes to make way for a huge apartment block in a village near York are set to be thrown out.”
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Opposite of to recover or feel better
“For a couple of days he is able to speak, but then his condition begins to deteriorate.”
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Opposite of to restore (someone) to a physically sound or healthy condition
“He had paranoid schizophrenia and knew that unlawful drug use could exacerbate his condition, triggering psychotic episodes.”
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Opposite of to mend or repair
“Kevin was a naughty boy who would mistreat and break his toys.”
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Opposite of to convert into new materials or products of higher quality and greater functionality
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Opposite of to fix or repair something
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Opposite of to restore (someone) to a physically sound or healthy condition
“Ms. Lloyd said cacti could injure livestock and working dogs and contaminate wool.”
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Opposite of to correct or put right (an undesirable situation)
“It is unfortunate that they would break their friendship over something as petty as academic jealousy.”
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Opposite of to reconstruct or renovate into a different form
“We will evaluate your building and come up with a plan about how to best maintain the original building's structure and overall integrity.”
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Opposite of to return to a former condition of health or vigor
“My body would eventually break under so much punishment from the week's intense training.”
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