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Verb
Opposite of to hit or strike, often with one's hand
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Opposite of to strike or hit heavily, and sometimes repeatedly
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Opposite of to hit or strike someone or something
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Opposite of to strike with a sharp, often slanting, blow
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Opposite of to hit or strike someone or something
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Opposite of to strike, especially with force
“Jobe was terrible at shooting games because he would completely miss most of his targets.”
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Opposite of to strike physically or violently
“Aaron moves first, throwing a flurry of punches that I easily defend.”
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Opposite of to physically attack
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Opposite of to push or force (someone or something) violently and suddenly into a particular physical position or state
“I felt the force pull me backward and throw me off balance, and I came down hard on my left hip and elbow.”
Verb
Opposite of to make a sudden, sharp noise, or succession of noises
Adverb
Opposite of in an exact or precise way, especially with regards to a point or location
Adverb
Opposite of exactly as stated or indicated
Adverb
Opposite of exactly or precisely as specified or in a given position or location
“We looked around randomly for a place to sit.”
Noun
Opposite of a blow with the fist
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Opposite of a hard or repeated hit or strike
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Opposite of a small quantity of something
Noun
Opposite of a hard strike or hit
“The master was able to knock each of these men to the ground with a touch of his finger.”
Noun
Opposite of a strike with a part of the body or an instrument
“To avoid conflict, give them a wave with your hand and walk away.”
Noun
Opposite of a tiny amount
Noun
Opposite of an act of pushing someone or something in order to move them away from oneself
“She gave him a tug to indicate that she wanted his attention, but he refused to draw his eyes away from the game unfolding on the television.”
Noun
Opposite of an instance of striking or being struck
“That was a fortunate miss for him, having evaded the oncoming vehicle by a matter of inches.”
Noun
Opposite of a strong, zesty or pungent taste
Noun
Opposite of a slight amount of something
Noun
Opposite of a small amount of something
“It wasn't just weeds, but there was also a lot of rubbish strewn all over the sidewalk.”
Noun
Opposite of a very slight trace
Noun
Opposite of a forceful collision of two things
“The aversion of traffic calamity was a result of the two drivers' avoidance of an accident, thanks to their quick thinking and reaction.”
Noun
(fortune) Opposite of a very small or insignificant amount
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(surfeit) Opposite of a very small or insignificant amount
Noun
Opposite of an underlying quality or feeling
Noun
Opposite of a slight trace of something
Noun
Opposite of a short, straight punch
“He executed a perfect parry on his opponent's uppercut, and then was able to go on the offensive.”
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