Meaning of “go against sth/sb” in the English Dictionary

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"go against sth/sb" in British English

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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.

(Definition of “go against sth/sb” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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