What is the opposite of repel?

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Opposite of to fend off or defend against something hostile
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Opposite of to cause a feeling of disgust or revulsion in
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Opposite of to defy or put up an opposition to
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(of a substance) Opposite of to resist mixing with or be impervious to (another substance)
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Opposite of to cause a feeling of disgust or revulsion in
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Opposite of to confront or come up against
“I order you to stand down and retreat, Captain!”
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Opposite of to offend the moral feelings of
“He did so and was received by Ferenc Erdei, who asked him to go out on the balcony of the Parliament to appease the crowd.”
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Opposite of ward off, circumvent
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Opposite of to be displeasing to
“This fast-paced show is set to delight patrons in a town well known for its appreciation of quality productions.”
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(fend off) Opposite of to defend against or keep away
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Opposite of to struggle or fight back when attacked
“We would rather die in the mountains or be eaten by wild animals than to surrender to the enemy.”
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Opposite of to shock or be shocked by improper behaviour
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Opposite of to frighten or cause fear in
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Opposite of to show an unwillingness to accept or engage with someone or something
“Don't change yourself because I accept you the way you are.”
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Opposite of to drive away or cause to disperse
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Opposite of to defy or put up an opposition to
“We do everything possible to ensure that our drivers adhere to the rules of the road, especially speed limits.”
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