What is the opposite of turn one's back on?

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(accede to) To assume an office or position
“Shebitku was sole ruler, the first Kushite, in fact, to accede to the throne on Egyptian soil.”
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To become a member of an organization
“We include Europe's new members who will accede next year, all ten of whom have been in our support.”
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(with a personal objective pronoun) To establish someone or something in a certain position
“Her mum had traveled a great geographical distance to give her moral support and help set up her new business.”
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To agree to receive or take receipt of
“James would accept his award as the league's Most Valuable Player while encouraging everyone to chase their dreams.”
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To maintain or defend, as a cause or a claim, by words or measures
“By contrast, the pseudosciences uphold their beliefs in an absolute manner as unquestionably true.”
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To invite someone somewhere
“Let's ask our new neighbors over for lunch so we can get to know them.”
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To serve or wait on
“I will continue to serve this organization with all my energy, wisdom, and passion.”
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To accept
“I decided to take the first job I was offered as I was desperate.”
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To hold or display a specified thought or emotion
“Always encourage the young boy, so that he will have confidence in his ability.”
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To learn or be taught (something)
“As part of my work, I would study foreign cultures and history over a number of years.”
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To choose to have something
“I'm still hungry, and I'd like more food if possible.”
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