What is the opposite of sit?

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Opposite of to adopt or be in a position in which one's weight is supported by one's buttocks
“She was so blissed out that she could barely stand, but a moment of true happiness will do that.”
Opposite of to hold a meeting
“At the request of the police HQI, the captain called on the crowd to disperse, which it did.”
Opposite of to serve as a member of a council, jury, or other official body
“The accumulative effect of his injuries forced him to retire.”
(sit with) Opposite of to be harmonious with
“But such attention to detail seemed to clash with a laminated menu, which made me think of tacky burger joints and sad little cafes.”
Opposite of to put or place something in a given location or position
“She would take a ruler and measure its length exactly.”
(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.”
(care for) Opposite of to look after
“It was a common trait among the male species to abandon its young family once they were old enough to fend for themselves.”
Opposite of to cause to sit down
Opposite of sit, lie, or stand in a lazy, relaxed way
Opposite of to lie low with the limbs close to the body
Opposite of assume a particular position in order to be photographed, painted, or drawn
Opposite of to arrange something in a certain spot or position
Opposite of to be situated
“Unless an initiative is taken the buildings will eventually disappear or there will be little option but to demolish them and start again from scratch.”
Opposite of be in authority
Opposite of to come to rest after descending from the air
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