What is the opposite of shelve?

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Opposite of to postpone or assign to a later time or date
Opposite of to postpone from being dealt with
“We would like to advance our meeting to discuss the critical timelines for this project!”
Opposite of to put off or delay
“At a staff meeting, division leaders were chastised for their failure to advance plans to meet the serious problems confronting wildlife resources.”
Opposite of to delay or postpone
Opposite of to treat as unworthy of serious consideration
“Julie would entertain the idea of her daughter staying home the day after a severe bout of coughing.”
Opposite of to lean at an angle
Opposite of to discontinue or bring a halt to something
“Yesterday, the legislature passed a resolution demanding that the Cabinet resume building the plant.”
Opposite of to delay taking action
“This is a dire situation, and we need to act now!”
Opposite of to abandon or discontinue (a course of action or study)
Maintain your focus and do not lose sight of your ultimate goal to become the world champion.”
Opposite of to remove from employment or office
Opposite of to hold or maintain
“Please don't lose this heirloom as it means the world to me.”
Opposite of to eliminate from view or from being physically present
Opposite of put away
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