What is the opposite of settle?

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Opposite of to resolve or find a solution to
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Opposite of to reach a decision about
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Opposite of to free from distress or disturbance
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Opposite of to come to rest, especially after descending from the air
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Opposite of to make one's permanent home somewhere
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Opposite of to move with a group of others to live in a new country or area
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Opposite of to sit or come to rest in a comfortable position
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(of suspended particles) Opposite of to sink slowly in a liquid to form sediment
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(of an object) Opposite of to put in a particular position or location
“Please remove the dishes from the dining table once the guests have left.”
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Opposite of to give what is owed for
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Opposite of to demonstrate to be true based on facts
“Steven's defense team fought hard to disprove the evidence brought forward by the prosecutors.”
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Opposite of to restrain or to keep in check
Free yourself from the tyranny of emotional baggage, and you will be able to move on.”
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Opposite of to establish what something or who someone is
“Many people mistake the endangered water vole for the brown rat and accidentally poison them or disturb their burrows.”
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Opposite of to give what is owed for
“The Persarmenians would reject the terms offered to them by the envoys of the Persian king.”
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Opposite of to carry out an action to the end
“I have realized that I should perhaps abandon my search for the perfect wife.”
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Opposite of to find out or to discover
“I'm willing to just accept the facts as they are, and move on with my life.”
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Opposite of to make changes to correct an error or mistake
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Opposite of reconcile a situation
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Opposite of make plans for
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Opposite of intervene in a dispute in order to bring about an agreement or reconciliation
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Opposite of to strengthen or reaffirm in rank or position
“His latest traffic transgression would undermine his clean driving record.”
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Opposite of to settle a dispute by mutual concession
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Opposite of remain in a specified state or position
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Opposite of to pay off one's debts
“I bought another car which will only serve to accumulate more debt on my credit card.”
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Opposite of ingrain or root
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Opposite of balance or settle
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Opposite of a thing made or used for sitting on, such as a chair or stool
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