againstprepositionuk /əˈɡenst/ /əˈɡeɪnst/ us /əˈɡenst/
against preposition (OPPOSING)
against preposition (TOUCHING)
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against preposition (IN OPPOSITE DIRECTION)
against preposition (AS PROTECTION)
- The circuitry in this fighter aircraft has been protected against strong magnetic fields.
- As a student you're cocooned against the real world.
- The Chancellor's countermeasures against inflation have been completely ineffective.
- Does your travel insurance cover you against the loss or theft of cash?
- White blood cells help defend the body against infection.