Antonyms for Against


Quotes of Against

  1. When there's people on the other side of the room trying to wipe out your life and things are stacked against you, you can get nervous. – Jello Biafra
  2. How ironic, to be my last game that I ever played would be against Dan in a Super Bowl. The thing I always was afraid of was playing in a Super Bowl when it was raining. I can't throw a wet ball. – John Elway
  3. I'm a romantic; a sentimental person thinks things will last, a romantic person hopes against hope that they won't. – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  4. There are people who can start having very powerful experiences without taking psychedelics. It can happen against their will. This is a universal phenomenon. – Stanislav Grof
  5. In the case of Iraq, notwithstanding the violence there at the moment, the very fact that a hideous regime- responsible for genocide, for the use of chemical and biological weapons, aggression against two neighbors- has been removed in itself is a positive development. – Jose Ramos-Horta
  6. An important aspect of the current situation is the strong social reaction against suggestions that the home language of African American children be used in the first steps of learning to read and write. – William Labov
  7. But I am Armenian and I understand what it is to lose a country and lose a family and have massacres and genocides and everything against my people. – Andrea Martin
  8. The war against terrorism is one we must win. – Lisa Murkowski
  9. We are going as fast as we can as soon as we can. We're in a race against time, until we run out of money. – Jack Nicholson
  10. Literature is the expression of a feeling of deprivation, a recourse against a sense of something missing. But the contrary is also true: language is what makes us human. It is a recourse against the meaningless noise and silence of nature and history. – Octavio Paz
  11. Universal suffrage is the only guarantee against despotism. – May Wright Sewall
  12. In my experience, there is only one motivation, and that is desire. No reasons or principle contain it or stand against it. – Jane Smiley
  13. If a budget is designed to show our values, it's clear where the majority stands: against opportunity, against education, and against America's hard -working, tax -paying middle class. – Ellen Tauscher
  14. The crusade against Communism was even more imaginary than the specter of Communism. – A. J. P. Taylor
  15. You cannot stoke the fires of prejudice against German people and then not find that somewhere, sometime down the road it doesn't discharge. – Ernst Zundel

Usage examples for Against

  1. She's been against her from the first. – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  2. You are against me, too! – Berenice by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  3. But you would not have her tell them all against herself? – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  4. That's what I'm up against now. – Every Man for Himself by Hopkins Moorhouse
  5. Two against one, eh? – Left Tackle Thayer by Ralph Henry Barbour
  6. But what was one against so many! – Bengal Dacoits and Tigers by Maharanee Sunity Devee
  7. I guess there's nothing we can say against him. – The Main Chance by Meredith Nicholson
  8. Even Mrs. Denham laughed against her will. – Night and Day by Virginia Woolf
  9. That's the one thing you mustn't ask me; but come up and see the room before you make up your mind against it. – The Crime Doctor by Ernest William Hornung
  10. But it were well That he should use it not at all to fight Against his fellow- men. – The Song of the Exile--A Canadian Epic by Wilfred S. Skeats
  11. But I'd not be sayin' a word against him, for it's a pretty boy he is, to be sure. – King Arthur's Socks and Other Village Plays by Floyd Dell
  12. Yes, my lady, though much against my will. – The Lady of Fort St. John by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  13. It is not your place to speak against my husband. – Thelma by Marie Corelli
  14. " I see no reason against it. – That Boy Of Norcott's by Charles James Lever
  15. Everybody, except only her mother, was against her. – The End of a Coil by Susan Warner
  16. If he knew how hard I'm up against it! – Nobody's Child by Elizabeth Dejeans
  17. She didn't seem to be playin' one against the other, either. – Shorty McCabe on the Job by Sewell Ford
  18. Don't you say one word against him, not one word! – The Portion of Labor by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  19. The gods are against you. – The Snow-Burner by Henry Oyen
  20. Not against my will. – Charles Rex by Ethel M. Dell

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