What is the opposite of yank?

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Opposite of pull with a jerk
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Opposite of to draw out by force or with effort
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Opposite of move or cause to move with a jerk
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Opposite of to take physical control or possession of (something) suddenly or forcibly
“Filled with a guilty conscience, Bernie would later return the elderly couple's jewelry.”
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Opposite of catch hold of and pull quickly
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Opposite of to remove or destroy utterly
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Opposite of to move from a lower to a higher place or position
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Opposite of cut, rip an object
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Opposite of to give a quick, often unpleasant tug or shake
Noun
Opposite of a sudden hard pull
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