English to Czech Meaning of against - proti

Against :

proti, s, v opozici vůči, výměnou za, na, kvůli, pokud jde o, na účet

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Definitions of against in English
Preposition(1) in opposition to.(2) in anticipation of and preparation for (a problem or difficulty).(3) in conceptual contrast to.(4) in or into physical contact with (something), typically so as to be supported by or collide with it.
Examples of against in English
(1) the odds were 5ÔÇô1 against Pittsburgh(2) But the pub is appealing against the decision and is allowed to continue trading in the meantime.(3) With the cirrus they created a faint lattice of white against light blue.(4) The door was slammed hard against the wall, sending it rocking on its hinges.(5) He has already won 21 races and few would bet against that number increasing in the season to come.(6) Not only will they be unable to use parasols for protection against the sun, they will not be allowed to take in food or drink.(7) She banged her head lightly against the wall and heard the ringing noise of metal.(8) If the player does not wish to bet against the second card, a third card can be called for at the same price.(9) he hit his head against the door(10) Those who ignore the zone can be reported to trading standards officers who might take legal action against them.(11) he was silhouetted against the light of the stair window(12) This has to be weighed against the cost of redeeming early and the fees that often accompany taking out a new deal.(13) they won three matches as against our two(14) We will not tolerate abuse of staff who are simply trying to do their job and we will take legal action against residents who do this.(15) It is one of the various small ways in which the public can fight back against the people who are undermining their quality of life.(16) against medical advice
Related Phrases of against
(1) against all odds ::
navzdory všem očekáváním
(2) rise against ::
povstat proti
(3) against the law ::
v rozporu se zákonem
(4) go against ::
jít proti
(5) against the grain ::
proti srsti
(6) fight against ::
bojovat proti
(7) turn against ::
otočit se proti
(8) guard against ::
chránit před
(9) compete against ::
jít proti
(10) come up against ::
1. opposed to ::
2. in opposition to ::
v opozici vůči
3. disadvantageous to ::
4. touching ::
1. for ::
2. pro ::
Different Forms
Word Example from TV Shows
This thing has to hold up
against a hearty potato-based diet.

This thing has to hold up AGAINST a hearty potato-based diet.

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 22

To turn one man
against the world?

To turn one man AGAINST the world?

Westworld Season 3, Episode 8

...against the banality of a malfunctioning
toilet that provides the comic fodder here.

...AGAINST the banality of a malfunctioning toilet that provides the comic fodder here.

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 22

There are three men in the kingdoms
who might have a chance against me.

There are three men in the kingdoms who might have a chance AGAINST me.

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 8

And finally one day,
he rebelled against my father.

And finally one day, he rebelled AGAINST my father.

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 8

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