What is the opposite of spare?

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Adjective
Opposite of additional to what is required for ordinary use
Adjective
Opposite of marked by a low amount or deficiency
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Adjective
Opposite of giving or sharing as little as possible
Adjective
Opposite of being over and above what is necessary, or what must be used or reserved
Adjective
(of time) Opposite of not taken up by one's usual duties or activities
Adjective
Opposite of marked by having a basic or uncomplicated form
“Quite frankly, I think the occasion does call for an outlandish and overtly fancy outfit.”
Adjective
Opposite of being in excess
Adjective
Opposite of an additional amount
“I need less food as I am rather full.”
Adjective
Opposite of thin and strong
Adjective
Opposite of separated from a usual pair or set and therefore out of place or mismatched
Adjective
Opposite of possessed of great wrath
Adjective
Opposite of not taken
Adjective
Opposite of having distinct or certain limits
Adjective
Opposite of out of control with anger or excitement
Adjective
Opposite of left as an unused portion
Adjective
Opposite of having a plain and unadorned appearance
Verb
Opposite of to avoid unnecessary waste or expense
Verb
Opposite of refrain from killing, injuring, or distressing
Verb
Opposite of to set aside or reserve for a particular purpose
“You may retain your change as we are a service that does not require tips.”
Verb
Opposite of to avoid, lessen, or guard against
“Bad financial investments will cause extreme grief in the long run.”
Verb
Opposite of to store or set aside for future use
“If you continue to waste your points, you will have no credits left on your rewards card.”
Verb
Opposite of relieve of blame, responsibility
Verb
Opposite of to unburden from something undesirable or restrictive
“We should work towards paying off our debt so that we will no longer burden ourselves with these high interest rates.”
Verb
Opposite of euphemize, hold back in communication
Verb
Opposite of to relieve of an imputation by apology or defense
Verb
Opposite of release from the custody or restraint of the law
Noun
Opposite of the bearing of a secondary role
“My holiday plans are at the mercy of the head of the company.”
Noun
Opposite of a surplus amount
“The sneaky chap gave me a deficit in change, and I intend to do something about it.”
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