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Antonyms for refrain

chorus of musical piece:

silence.

noun:

inaugurate, begin, set about, commence, move, start, initiate, originate, institute, enter upon.

do without; keep from doing:

continue, keep on, encourage, go ahead, release, help, let go, allow, carry on, indulge, use, aid, DO, jump in, assist.

stative:

act.