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Dictionary French English: against

Translation 1 - 70 of 70

contre {prep}
2 Words: Verbs
déconseiller qc. à advise sb. against sth.
cogner [volontairement] (contre qn./qc.)to bang (against sb./sth.)
frôler brush (against) sth.
pol. comploter contre conspire against sb.
manifester contre qn./ demonstrate against sb./sth.
défavoriser discriminate against sb.
établir une discrimination contre discriminate against sb.
s'acharner contre fight against sb.
pester contre qn./ fulminate against sb./sth.
méd. immuniser qn./qc. contre immunise sb./sth. against sth. [Br.]
méd. immuniser qn./qc. contre immunize sb./sth. against sth.
cogner [accidentellement] (contre qn./qc.)to knock (against sb./sth.)
lécher qc. [mer]to lap against sth.
s'adosser à qc. [mur, porte]to lean against sth.
pol. comploter contre plot against sb.
coller qc. à press sth. against sth.
coller qc. contre press sth. against sth.
prémunir qn. contre protect sb. against sth.
s'élever contre protest against sth.
se dresser contre qn./qc. [s'opposer]to rebel against sb./sth.
pol. se soulever contre qn./ rebel against sb./sth.
pol. se soulever contre qn./ revolt against sb./sth.
adosser qc. contre stand sth. against sth.
se cogner à stumble against sth.
se retourner contre qn. [personne]to turn against sb.
faire bloc contre unite against sb.
2 Words: Nouns
pol. contestation {f} [de pouvoir] (de qn./qc.)protest (against sb./sth.)
3 Words: Others
contre son gré {adv}against one's will
à contre-courant {adv}against the current
à rebrousse-poil {adv} [aussi fig.]against the grain [also fig.]
optique à contre-jour {adv}against the light
3 Words: Verbs
mil. s'armer contre qn./ arm oneself against sb./sth.
faire bloc contre be united against sb.
avoir affaire à qn./ be up against sb./sth.
s'appuyer contre brace oneself against sth.
frôler qn./ brush (past / against) sb./sth.
effleurer qn./ brush (up) against sb./sth.
se blottir contre qn./qc. [par peur, froid]to huddle up against sb./sth.
porter plainte (contre qn.)to press charges (against sb.)
déposer une plainte contre press charges against sb.
se coller à qn./ press oneself against sb./sth.
se coller contre qn./ press oneself against sb./sth.
soulever contre stir up against sb.
loc. se mettre qn. à dosto turn sb. against oneself
3 Words: Nouns
course {f} contre la montrerace against time
4 Words: Verbs
en vouloir à bear a grudge against sb.
avoir de la rancune contre bear a grudge against sb.
mil. pol. mettre fin à la guerre (contre qn.)to end the war (against sb.)
mil. pol. mettre un terme à la guerre (contre qn.)to end the war (against sb.)
pol. braver l'opinionto go against public opinion
hist. mil. pol. entrer en guerre (contre qn.)to go to war (against sb.)
en vouloir à hold a grudge against sb.
avoir de la rancune contre hold a grudge against sb.
blottir son corps contre une paroito huddle against a wall
se mesurer à qnto pit one's strength against sb.
se mesurer à qnto pit one's wits against sb.
naut. remonter le courantto sail against the current
se découper sur stand out against sth
ramer à contre-courant [fig.] [loc.]to swim against the tide [fig.] [idiom]
4 Words: Nouns
hist. mil. relig. croisade {f} turquecrusade against the Turks
5+ Words: Verbs
éprouver de la rancœur contre be full of resentment against sb.
se cogner la tête contre les murs [fig.]to be hitting one's head against a brick wall [coll.]
commettre un attentat contre carry out an assassination attempt against sb.
perpétrer un attentat contre carry out an assassination attempt against sb.
mil. mener une offensive contre un paysto conduct an offensive against a country
mil. pol. livrer une bataille perdue d'avance contre qn./qc. [aussi fig.]to fight a losing battle against sb./sth. [also fig.]
loc. être au pied du murto have one's back against the wall
planter une échelle contre un murto stand a ladder against a wall
se mener une guerreto wage a war against each other
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