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What is the opposite of upheld?

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Opposite of having been supported or backed
Opposite of having proved its value or truth
Opposite of having the approval or authorization of an authority or public body
Opposite of to have demonstrated to be true based on facts
“Steven's defense disproved the evidence brought forward by the prosecutors.”
Opposite of to have provided assistance to someone or something
“Her friends unintentionally impeded her recovery from illness by partying with her.”
Opposite of to have proven or demonstrated
“Thus far, we have only theorized that the two elements will form a combustible compound when amalgamated.”
Opposite of past tense for 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.”
Opposite of past tense for 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.”
Opposite of past tense for 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.”
Opposite of past tense for 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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