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.”
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Opposite of to hold a meeting
“At the request of the police HQI, the captain called on the crowd to disperse, which it did.”
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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.”
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(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.”
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Opposite of to put or place something in a given location or position
“She would take a ruler and measure its length exactly.”
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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 place or position someone or something
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(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.”
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Opposite of to crouch or squat close to the ground
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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.”
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Opposite of to look after or take special care of
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Opposite of to be placed or supported so as to stay in a specified position
“His hands came out of his pockets to hang at his sides.”
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Opposite of be in authority
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Opposite of to come to rest after a descent from above
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Opposite of to travel by means of being carried (by an animal or vehicle)
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Opposite of to assume a particular position, especially in order to be photographed, painted, or drawn
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