What is the opposite of reserve?

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Noun
Opposite of a supply or store of a commodity
“He complains that there is a lack of food in the pantry.”
Noun
Opposite of that which has been saved, especially money, for use when required
“After the unique, extremely rapid growth of welfare expenditure the welfare state reached its financial limits.”
Noun
Opposite of a lack of warmth or openness in manner or expression
“The friendliness and approachability of the locals increases in direct proportion to the number of steins sunk.”
Noun
Opposite of someone or something that replaces or provides support to another
“He was a regular in his first season, but an amazing drop in form saw him play as a reserve in the following three seasons before he retired.”
Noun
Opposite of a feeling of doubt qualifying acceptance of a person, statement, or plan
“People experiment with online personas and often demonstrate freedom of expression and candidness they feel unable to reveal in daily life.”
Noun
Opposite of the property of being lowly
Noun
Opposite of a quantity or group of accumulated items
Noun
Opposite of a quantity or supply of something kept for use as needed
Noun
Opposite of a feeling that makes one self-conscious and unable to act in a relaxed and natural way
Noun
Opposite of the state of being diffident, timid or shy
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing acting or serving in place of another
Noun
Opposite of the condition of being cold or reserved in manner
“Some scholars have emphasized emotional closeness to describe the emotional attachment of relationship members.”
Noun
Opposite of a supply or quantity of something accumulated or available for future use
Noun
Opposite of the state of being speechless
Noun
Opposite of someone or something replaces another, sometimes temporarily
Noun
Opposite of tight-lippedness, discretion, avoidance of saying too much
Noun
Opposite of someone or something replaces another, sometimes temporarily
Noun
Opposite of the presentation of something as being smaller or less good or important than it really is
Noun
Opposite of etiquette, protocol
Noun
(figuratively) Opposite of a plentiful source of supply
“The young boy had turned into a fearless leader, the undeniable consequence of his infinite vision and ambition.”
Noun
Opposite of the trait of being taciturn
Noun
Opposite of the state of being aloof
Noun
Opposite of a supply or source of something
Noun
(of a person) Opposite of the state of being detached or reserved
Noun
Opposite of a place where game is protected and kept for private hunting or shooting
“While some of these thirty-two subspecies of gray wolf thrive in the wild, others are extinct and gone forever.”
Noun
Opposite of the ability to cope with difficult situations, or unusual problems
Noun
Opposite of the act or process of introverting or the quality of being introverted
Noun
Opposite of a group of accumulated items of a particular kind
Noun
Opposite of shy or bashful in nature
Noun
Opposite of the act or process of becoming larger in quantity
“As this energy system becomes depleted, there is a gradual decrease in power output, which can be measured as a decrease in performance.”
Noun
Opposite of one of two or more available possibilities
“There aren't a lot of phones to choose from, so some people might feel that lack of choice is a bad thing.”
Verb
Opposite of to hold, save or retain for future use
“It would not be wise to expend all your energy on this first round of obstacles.”
Verb
Opposite of to be in possession of, or to have at one's disposal
“Even when accessible buildings exist in an area, election officials may lack the authority to use them.”
Verb
Opposite of to book in advance or make a reservation
“Due to complications with her pregnancy, Kitty had to cancel her dinner booking with her husband.”
Verb
Opposite of to refrain from delivering (a judgment or decision) without due consideration or evidence
“A motion has been filed before the Supreme Court against the President's request to expedite the verdict of the petitions on the dissolution of the parliament.”
Verb
Opposite of to postpone from being dealt with
“We would like to advance our meeting to discuss the critical timelines for this project!”
Verb
Opposite of to set aside or reserve for a particular purpose
“You may retain your change as we are a service that does not require tips.”
Verb
(use) Opposite of to set apart for a special use
“I always use anything I purchase straight away, or at least as soon as possible.”
Verb
(conceal) Opposite of to set apart for a special use
Verb
Opposite of to hold or maintain
“Please don't lose this heirloom as it means the world to me.”
Verb
Opposite of to hold on to or continue to have something, both physically or mentally
“Is it unfair to describe him as something of a megalomaniac, where even allowing for his enormous contribution he appears to refuse to even partially relinquish his power?”
Verb
Opposite of dig your heels in
Verb
Opposite of to hire (somebody) for work or a job
“After multiple indiscretions, the company had no choice but to dismiss Harry.”
Adjective
Opposite of serving as a support or backup for a given position or role
“The sequel has a first-person narrator, but, unlike the previous book, he is the main protagonist in the story.”
Adjective
Opposite of acting as a substitute or surrogate for another
Adjective
Opposite of something kept in reserve as a spare or backup
Adjective
Opposite of a person, especially a schoolteacher, acting as a temporary substitute for another
“Without the aide's dedicated assistance, the main teacher may become overstrained and exhausted, resulting in diminished efficiency.”
Adjective
Opposite of being in excess
Adjective
Opposite of presenting a choice between two or more possibilities
“They sent Roeh to David, who offered him the only option of helping them to get out of his tight spot.”
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