English to Catalan Meaning :: against

Against :
contra
contra
contra
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Preposition(1) in opposition to.(2) in anticipation of and preparation for (a problem or difficulty).(3) in conceptual contrast to.(4) in or into physical contact with (something), typically so as to be supported by or collide with it.

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(1) the odds were 5ÔÇô1 against Pittsburgh(2) But the pub is appealing against the decision and is allowed to continue trading in the meantime.(3) With the cirrus they created a faint lattice of white against light blue.(4) The door was slammed hard against the wall, sending it rocking on its hinges.(5) He has already won 21 races and few would bet against that number increasing in the season to come.(6) Not only will they be unable to use parasols for protection against the sun, they will not be allowed to take in food or drink.(7) She banged her head lightly against the wall and heard the ringing noise of metal.(8) If the player does not wish to bet against the second card, a third card can be called for at the same price.(9) he hit his head against the door(10) Those who ignore the zone can be reported to trading standards officers who might take legal action against them.(11) he was silhouetted against the light of the stair window(12) This has to be weighed against the cost of redeeming early and the fees that often accompany taking out a new deal.(13) they won three matches as against our two(14) We will not tolerate abuse of staff who are simply trying to do their job and we will take legal action against residents who do this.(15) It is one of the various small ways in which the public can fight back against the people who are undermining their quality of life.(16) against medical advice
Related Words
(1) against all odds ::
contra vent i marea
(2) rise against ::
aixecar-se contra
(3) against the law ::
contra la llei
(4) go against ::
anar en contra
(5) against the grain ::
a contrapèl
(6) fight against ::
lluitar contra
(7) turn against ::
tornar-se contra
(8) guard against ::
evitar
(9) compete against ::
competir contra
(10) come up against ::
ensopegat
Synonyms
Preposition
1. opposed to ::
en contraposició a
2. in opposition to ::
en oposició a
3. disadvantageous to ::
desavantatjós per
4. touching ::
commovedor
Antonyms
1. for ::
per
2. pro ::
pro
Different Forms
against
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

Turn family against family,
turn sister against sister.

Turn family AGAINST family, turn sister AGAINST sister.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 7


he came to ask if I\'d testify against you.

he came to ask if I'd testify AGAINST you.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 3


You want to be
against me?

You want to be AGAINST me?

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 17


so that no one can
use it against you,

so that no one can use it AGAINST you,

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 21


but we\'ll never hold lands and castles
against mainland armies.

but we'll never hold lands and castles AGAINST mainland armies.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 2


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