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Metaphorical UsePlay
The term 'undo' can suggest fixing errors, not just computing actions. SlideThe new policy might undo years of progress in education.
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Time SensitivityPlay
Using 'undo' implies a wish to go back in time and change what happened. SlideIf I could, I'd undo what I said yesterday.
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Irreversible ActionsPlay
'Undo' cannot always be applied; some actions are permanent. SlideOnce spoken, harsh words can't be undone.