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What is the opposite of trigger?

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Opposite of to initiate something
“Some things that you can do to prevent an angry reaction include removing yourself from that situation and working at calming yourself down.”
Opposite of to cause (a device) to function
“They need to cut the power before they can begin the heist.”
Opposite of to excite or arouse a given emotional state
Opposite of to bring about or cause to happen
Opposite of to evoke or draw out (a reaction, answer, or fact) from someone
(result in) Opposite of to have as a consequence
“Hyperactivity can sometimes begin with the consumption of too much sugar.”
Opposite of to cause (a belief or emotion) to become stronger or more widespread
“I defended the president on that occasion because he had done something that served to abate the panic that had reached very dangerous proportions.”
Opposite of to affect
“I wouldn't be a good father if I weren't here trying to discourage you from executing such a dangerous strategy.”
Opposite of to take the first step into something
“We need to finish this business we started!”
Opposite of to be the cause of
“Your method for conducting the experiment will introduce an anomaly that will impede the desired outcome.”
Opposite of to activate or bring into operation
“If the range has an upper oven and fan, disengage the duct connection first.”
Opposite of to drive spiritually or urge someone on
“I wouldn't want to discourage them, but I would urge caution and some sensible risk assessment.”
Opposite of to trigger a passionate feeling or reaction
“Harper was worked up at having lost her favorite doll, but her mother would do her best to calm her.”
Opposite of to trigger or start movement or progress
Opposite of to infuse into the mind
“We simply declared that a resort to arms would plunge the country into civil war, and extinguish all hope of an amicable settlement.”
Opposite of to have as a consequence or result
“The expected lull in the economy will negate the prospect of prosperity for most people.”
Opposite of to shoot or discharge a projectile, pulse or stream via a weapon or device
“The detective sighed and motioned toward his partner, who proceeded to sheath his gun and then walk toward the International Satellite.”
Opposite of to detonate, or cause to detonate, from, or using, an explosive
Opposite of to fire (a gun or missile)
“Ricks had given the order to hold fire unless absolutely necessary.”
Opposite of an incentive to get something done
Opposite of something or someone that incites action or activity
Opposite of comparative for being in a clean and tidy state
Opposite of comparative for elegantly and stylishly fashionable
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