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run up against sth

phrasal verb with run uk   us   /rʌn/ verb (present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)
C2 to experience an unexpected difficulty: The plans for the new bridge ran up against strong local opposition.
(Definition of run up against sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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