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What is the opposite of scour?

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Opposite of clean, polish thoroughly
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Opposite of to subject (a place, text, etc.) to a thorough search in order to locate something
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Opposite of to search unsystematically and untidily through something
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Opposite of to scrape or wear away by friction or erosion
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Opposite of to search through something in a hurried way
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Opposite of to damage, erode, or destroy by friction or use
“A good wax will easily last eight to ten months on a car that will protect the paint from external elements like scratches, dust, and contaminants.”
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Opposite of to make smooth, glossy or shiny by rubbing, cleaning, or grinding
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Opposite of to search or rummage through something
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Opposite of to look over or scrutinize, especially a wide area
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Opposite of search madly for
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(explore for) Opposite of to search for something
“The team of fortune hunters would find gold in the valley beyond.”
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Opposite of to search or scour through
“I peruse the mountain of documents sitting on my desk and sigh dispiritedly.”
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Opposite of to make clean
“I always dirty my kitchen whenever I do some cooking.”
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(look for) Opposite of to search for something that has been misplaced
“I need to make sure I don't misplace my homework.”
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Opposite of to corrode or eat away at
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Opposite of annoy
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Opposite of to remove or get rid of (completely)
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Opposite of to aimlessly move or drift from place to place
Noun
Opposite of scratch or rasp
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