What is the opposite of shrink?

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Opposite of become or make smaller in size or amount
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Opposite of move back or away, especially because of fear or disgust
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Opposite of to shy away from, or have misgivings about
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Opposite of to retreat or flee from a (hostile) place or situation
“Then he commanded the soldiers to advance, bearing shields so that they were all standing on the river bank.”
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Opposite of to show or feel repugnance for or resistance to something
“Homer is certain that Marge is going to like a bowling ball for her birthday present.”
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Opposite of gradually cease to exist
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Opposite of to decrease or reduce in intensity, quantity, or speed
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Opposite of collapse inward
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Opposite of hesitate or be unwilling to accept an idea or undertaking
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Opposite of lower the head or the body quickly to avoid a blow or missile or so as not to be seen
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Opposite of to shorten (a garment) or make it smaller
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Opposite of to jerk suddenly in surprise
“The class would be still as their teacher spoke during class.”
Noun
Opposite of someone who provides therapy, usually professionally
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