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Preposition: against  u'geynst or u'genst
  1. Opposed to
    "I'm against commercialization of space"
  2. Playing in opposition to
    "Manchester against Liverpool should be a good match";
    - versus
  3. In contact with
    "leaning against the door"
  4. In a direction opposite to
    "swimming against the tide"
  5. In contrast to
    "look dark against the window"

Encyclopedia: Against