What is the opposite of shield?

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Verb
Opposite of to protect or shield from harm or danger
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Opposite of to place something over or upon, as to conceal or protect
“Cover and cook for one minute, then uncover and add the asparagus peas or mangetouts.”
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Opposite of to protect or shield from harm or danger
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Opposite of to keep the state of something or a place in good condition
“It is your duty of care to ensure that you do not damage the rented car.”
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Opposite of to separate, used especially of social policies that directly or indirectly keep races or ethnic groups apart
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Opposite of to protect oneself against loss on (a bet or investment) by making balancing or compensating transactions
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Opposite of to impede the work or progress of
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Opposite of to protect the state of someone or something
“This project has been set up to undermine the opposition's efforts to enact their policies.”
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Opposite of to give an alibi to
“The employee is then arrested and is urged to inform on his corrupt boss.”
Noun
Opposite of a device worn or fitted to prevent injury or damage
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Opposite of something serving to hide or disguise something (else)
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Opposite of a screen or blind, typically on a window
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Opposite of the act of protecting
“This was a cowardly, savage and vicious attack on a man who was utterly helpless.”
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Opposite of a thing or object that protects
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing that protects someone or something
“His efforts would point out the vulnerability of the fort and lead to further Union forays into the area.”
Noun
Opposite of a thing given as a reward to the winner of a competition or in recognition of an outstanding achievement
Noun
Opposite of resistance
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Opposite of a barrier, railing, or other upright structure, typically of wood or wire, enclosing an area of ground to prevent or control access or escape
Noun
Opposite of the state of being insulated
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Opposite of the position of being the champion of a major sports competition
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Opposite of a mechanism or means by which conception as a result of sexual intercourse can be prevented or made less likely
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