What is the opposite of repulse?

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Noun
Opposite of a discouraging response to an offer or approach
Noun
Opposite of an abrupt or ungracious rejection of an offer, request, or friendly gesture
Noun
Opposite of the refusal of something requested or desired
Noun
Opposite of a setback, or change for the worse
“At first, he had success against troops taken by surprise, but soon afterward, this fine and brilliant army was beaten near Ancona and were never able to rally again.”
Verb
Opposite of to fend off or defend against something hostile
Verb
Opposite of to reject or rebuff (an approach or offer or the person making it)
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Opposite of to cause a feeling of disgust or revulsion in
Verb
Opposite of to reject or rebuff
Verb
Opposite of to refuse or say no to
“I accept your apology for breaking the vase.”
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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.”
Verb
(fend off) Opposite of to defend against or keep away
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Opposite of ward off, circumvent
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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.”
Verb
Opposite of to frustrate or prevent (someone) from achieving an aim
“I will do everything I can to assist you in all of your endeavors.”
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