Usage examples for Against

  1. 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
  2. That's what I'm up against now. – Every Man for Himself by Hopkins Moorhouse
  3. " I see no reason against it. – That Boy Of Norcott's by Charles James Lever
  4. She didn't seem to be playin' one against the other, either. – Shorty McCabe on the Job by Sewell Ford
  5. I guess there's nothing we can say against him. – The Main Chance by Meredith Nicholson
  6. 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
  7. But you would not have her tell them all against herself? – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  8. Not against my will. – Charles Rex by Ethel M. Dell
  9. Don't you say one word against him, not one word! – The Portion of Labor by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  10. Everybody, except only her mother, was against her. – The End of a Coil by Susan Warner
  11. Yes, my lady, though much against my will. – The Lady of Fort St. John by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  12. She's been against her from the first. – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  13. Two against one, eh? – Left Tackle Thayer by Ralph Henry Barbour
  14. 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
  15. You are against me, too! – Berenice by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  16. If he knew how hard I'm up against it! – Nobody's Child by Elizabeth Dejeans
  17. The gods are against you. – The Snow-Burner by Henry Oyen
  18. But what was one against so many! – Bengal Dacoits and Tigers by Maharanee Sunity Devee
  19. It is not your place to speak against my husband. – Thelma by Marie Corelli