What is the opposite of slide?

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Opposite of to move smoothly along a surface while maintaining contact with it
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Opposite of to lose one's footing (and slide or fall unintentionally)
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Opposite of to move or proceed with a given movement or momentum
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Opposite of to decline or deteriorate physically, mentally, or morally
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Opposite of to move forward on the hands and knees or by dragging the body close to the ground
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Opposite of to advance in a coy, furtive, or unobtrusive manner
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Opposite of to go into decline
“The results of your blood tests show that your health is starting to improve.”
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Opposite of to place, fit, or push (something) into something else
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Opposite of to move or go in a furtive or stealthy way
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Opposite of to move, glide or slide gracefully or effortlessly
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Opposite of to move or drift along the surface of a liquid or in the air
“The boat would finally settle among the stillness of the waves as Gene quietly dozes off.”
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(literally or figuratively) Opposite of to move or proceed with a given movement or momentum
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Opposite of to move (something or oneself) slowly and carefully
“The second wall of rock doesn't quite meet the one I have been sliding along, so I force myself into the narrowing gap, totally sightless.”
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Opposite of to decline or deteriorate in state
“We must overcome our weaknesses in order to unlock our potential.”
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Opposite of to flow or move in a stream
“You can run the hairdryer over the wet patch on your dress and it should dry up pretty quick.”
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Opposite of wriggle or twist the body from side to side, especially as a result of nervousness or discomfort
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Opposite of to move stealthily or warily
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Opposite of to become faded
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Opposite of to drop or fall to, especially of an undesirable or notorious level or failure
“You will rise from the ashes of your own destruction to become more powerful than ever before.”
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Opposite of to pass or cause to pass quickly in a particular direction
“The stream will follow down the small cliff where it will terminate in a large pond.”
Noun
Opposite of a fall or decline in value or quality
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Opposite of a mounted transparency, especially one placed in a projector for viewing on a screen
Noun
Opposite of a slide downward
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Opposite of a decline from previously high standards
Noun
Opposite of the act of lowering in amount
“We noticed an increase in sales after our latest marketing campaign.”
Noun
Opposite of the process of degenerating
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