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Opposite of to wrap (something) round on itself to form into a spherical or cylindrical shape
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Opposite of to flatten (something) by passing a roller over it or by passing it between rollers
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Opposite of to make a low heavy rolling sound
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Opposite of to make a series of unsteady side-to-side motions
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Opposite of to move or proceed smoothly and readily
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Opposite of to move in a stream
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Opposite of to increase in speed
“As you decelerate, the brakes get noticeably softer in the fraction of a second before the car stops.”
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Opposite of to travel, usually with some measurable distance
“Before the warrior set off on his adventure, the old man told him to stay awhile and listen.”
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Opposite of make a loud, deep, resonant sound
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Opposite of to move in a stream
“You can run the hairdryer over the wet patch on your dress and it should dry up pretty quick.”
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Opposite of to move, glide or slide gracefully or effortlessly
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Opposite of move in a circle on a central axis
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(literally or figuratively) Opposite of to move or proceed smoothly and readily
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Opposite of to form into a round compact mass
“When you unroll the napkin, the spoon will have changed into a knife.”
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Opposite of to go to a lower level especially abruptly
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Opposite of to be convincingly victorious over
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Opposite of to tie or roll up (a number of things) together as though into a parcel
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Opposite of rush, usually in liquid form
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Opposite of to be or cause to be in a sloping position
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Opposite of to set or cause to be at an angle
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Opposite of to pass or cause to pass quickly in a particular direction
“The stream will follow down the small cliff where it will terminate in a large pond.”
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(usually of a liquid) Opposite of to rise up, to spill over, or to be on the verge of spilling over
“His tears began to ebb once he had gotten over the overwhelming emotion of landing his dream job.”
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Opposite of vibrate in sound
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Opposite of think about seriously
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Opposite of to leak, seep or discharge liquid or gas
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Opposite of to start, usually something exciting
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To flow in a broken irregular stream
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Opposite of to get to a location by any means of motion
“Please stand still for a moment while I take your measurements.”
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Opposite of to proceed or move quickly
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Opposite of to break from internal pressure
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Opposite of to make or give a flat and even surface to
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Opposite of to make smooth or glossy by applying surface pressure
“If you use gentle, non-abrasive cleaning agents, it will not scratch the finish of your car.”
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Opposite of a movement in which someone or something turns or is turned over on itself
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Opposite of a prolonged, deep, reverberating sound
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Opposite of a number of connected items or names written or printed consecutively, typically one below the other
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Opposite of the official currency, in the form of banknotes or coins, issued by a government
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Opposite of a rapid turning about on an axis or central point
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Opposite of a set of facts, figures or information systematically displayed, especially in columns
“The available data is presented in a mishmash, making it hard to decipher.”
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Opposite of a steady, continuous stream or supply of something
“As a result of the strike, there was a break in the production of European luxury cars.”
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Opposite of a single ring in a coil
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Opposite of a slow, regular movement of the sea in rolling waves that do not break
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Opposite of an act of physically falling
“Her swift recovery after falling to the ground enabled her to get to the ball and execute a winner down the line.”
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Opposite of an act of moving something in a circular direction around an axis or point
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