What is the opposite of upholds?

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Opposite of to establish a fact to be true
“Recent data disproves that unemployment has fallen to record lows.”
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Opposite of to sustain or support (something which has been questioned)
“The respondent requests that this matter be deferred until his motions are resolved, as he is seeking to overturn the verdict in his case.”
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Opposite of to maintain or defend, as a cause or a claim, by words or measures
“Consequently, they tried to develop new forms of ethnographic representations or even abandon the notion of representation as a whole.”
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Opposite of to physically hold up or serve as a foundation for
“She sternly advised her daughter not to stamp her feet so as to not risk shaking the girders and destabilize the bridge.”
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Opposite of to elevate to a higher place or position
Lower the right side a tad, and the position of the frame will be perfect.”
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