be (dead) set against sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “be (dead) set against sth” in the English Dictionary

"be (dead) set against sth" in British English

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be (dead) set against sth

to be ​determined not to do something: Why are you so set against going to ​college? They are dead set against (= ​stronglyopposed to) the ​plans to ​close the ​localhospital.
(Definition of be (dead) set against sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be (dead) set against sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 坚决反对…
in Chinese (Traditional) 堅決反對…
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“be (dead) set against sth” in British English

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