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Spanish translation of “against”

against

preposition /əˈɡenst/
in opposition to
contra
They fought against the enemy Driving while drunk is against the law (= illegal ).
in contrast to
sobre, respecto a
The trees were black against the evening sky .
touching or in contact with
contra
He stood with his back against the wall The rain was beating against the window .
in order to protect against
contra
You’ll need a vaccination against tuberculosis .
(Definition of against from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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