What is the opposite of staying put?

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Going somewhere, typically with some degree of difficulty
“Let's get dressed now so we can actually start getting to the event.”
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Opposite of present participle for to remain in one fixed place
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Opposite of present participle for to move or travel across an area
“Garner was advised to remain on the other side of the river while his party looked for help.”
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Opposite of present participle for to engage in a journey for purposes of discovery
“They were content in their comfort zone and decided to stay put rather than wander into the unknown.”
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Opposite of present participle for to make a trip to or visit
“We had initially planned a holiday but decided to stay put because of work commitments.”
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Opposite of present participle for to leave, especially hurriedly
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Opposite of present participle for to leave one's present location
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Opposite of present participle for leaving and arriving
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Opposite of present participle for to move, glide or slide gracefully or effortlessly
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Opposite of present participle for to move aside
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Opposite of present participle for to leave, especially to flee or run away
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Opposite of present participle for to be in motion by moving one's feet in a slow and alternative manner
“Everyone boldly crossed the busy road, but Henry decided to stay and wait for the cars to clear.”
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Opposite of present participle for talk over
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Opposite of present participle for to transfer into another vehicle (train, bus, etc.)
“I will need to sit tight when the train stops at Brussels before arriving at my destination.”
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Opposite of present participle for to cause people to leave a building or place
“When you hear the alarm, stay in the building until further instruction.”
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Opposite of present participle for to become something different
“The old castle's condition would stagnate and remain unchanged for years.”
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(informal) Opposite of present participle for to move or depart hastily
“Do you mind if we stay here a little longer?”
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Opposite of present participle for to increase the length, but not the rapidity, of the step
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Opposite of present participle for to move or jump suddenly or rapidly upwards or forwards
“There was nothing they could do except to sit and wait until the enemy passes.”
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Opposite of present participle for to get ahead of
“She would block my path and I would have to remain where I was for the duration of the escalator journey.”
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Opposite of present participle for to roam about for pleasure without any definite plan
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Opposite of present participle for to move or proceed further along a path or course
“You must remain in this location until you have been given directions to next safehouse.”
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Opposite of present participle for to move past someone or something with force
“Sarah had to wait until the crowd dispersed before she could proceed to take a photo with one of her idols.”
Adjective
In a different state or condition
“He has been a changed man since his release from prison.”
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