What is the opposite of uphold?

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Opposite of to sustain or support (something which has been questioned)
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Opposite of to continue to declare to be true or proper despite opposition or objections
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Opposite of to move from a lower to a higher place or position
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Opposite of to give evidence or testimony to the truth or factuality of
“The reactions of gamers largely contradict the rave reviews afforded to the new console.”
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Opposite of to continue to declare to be true or proper despite opposition or objections
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Opposite of to strengthen or reaffirm in rank or position
“His latest traffic transgression would undermine his clean driving record.”
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Opposite of to preserve (something) by not expending or using it
“Susie loves to utilize her time by reading fantasy and science-fiction novels.”
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(transitive) Opposite of to maintain or prolong
“Due to recent events, it has become necessary for us to suspend your credit card.”
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Opposite of to do what is required by the terms of
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Opposite of to prevent or protect (something) from being destroyed
“He would inevitably lose his hat when the wind swept it from his head.”
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Opposite of to strengthen or stabilize
“The lies are just the latest attempt to destabilize a fractured country.”
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Opposite of to keep a particular state constant or consistent
“If we continue to undulate our consistency across the season proper, it will be a complete waste of a year.”
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Opposite of to physically move from a lower to a higher place or position
“After executing the movement, lower the bar back slowly to its original position.”
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(adhere to) Opposite of to closely follow, observe, or represent
“You either choose to follow the teachings of your religion or ignore it entirely.”
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Opposite of associate oneself with
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Opposite of to bear or support without breaking or failing
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Opposite of to hold up or serve as a foundation for
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Opposite of purify
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Opposite of to give steadfast support to
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