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go against sth/sb

phrasal verb with go uk   /ɡəʊ/  us   /ɡoʊ/ verb (present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
to oppose or disagree with something or someone: Public opinion is going against the government on this issue. What you're asking me to do goes against everything I believe in.
Translations of “go against sth/sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 反對, 違背, 違反…
in Chinese (Simplified) 反对, 违背, 违反…
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