What is the opposite of rescue?

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Opposite of an act of saving or being saved from danger, difficulty or confinement
Opposite of the action of being rescued or set free
Opposite of a line to which a drowning or falling victim may cling to
Opposite of the act or process of extricating or disentangling
Opposite of release from slavery or other legally sanctioned servitude
Opposite of to save from danger, confinement or difficulty
Opposite of to recover something that has been misplaced, stolen, or hidden away
“Are you sure you cannot trust me to hide the Infinity Stones from Thanos?”
Opposite of to prevent or protect (something) from being destroyed
“He would inevitably lose his hat when the wind swept it from his head.”
Opposite of to restore consciousness, vigor, or life to
Opposite of to quickly seize (something) in a rude or eager way
Opposite of to release from a physical restraint
“They set up a lure to trap the rat that had been plaguing their home.”
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