Example sentences for: against

How can you use “against” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Exposure of tissue to antibodies against α-gustducin and IP 3 R3 showed that all α-gustducin immunoreactive (IR) cells were also immunoreactive for IP

  • Butler and colleagues have coupled their gridded wind technology to a fire growth model and tested it against the actual spread of several wildfires, including in Southern California last summer.

  • Maslin, however, instigates the backlash against the backlash, calling Stewart an "easy target," undeserving of such outraged fulminations: "Now it can be told: little Martha Stewart ate Gulden's mustard on white bread as an after-school snack."

  • Security Council marked the occasion by renewing sanctions against Iraq for another six months.

  • It's worth remembering that Kundera's sexual parables unfold against a backdrop of totalitarian repression, whereas our own grapple with a more confusing legacy: the counterculture of the '60s and '70s.

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