Example sentences for: against

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

  • In 1967, the Johnson administration proposed the "Sentinel" missile defense network to defend against Chinese missile attack.

  • b) Probably dragooned into cover-up against her will.

  • A good case study presents the initial arguments against the various resolutions of the issue that was considered.

  • Plasmids pT2TFXK and pT2TX3K confer resistance to TFX, tetracycline, and kanamycin with pT2TFXK also providing TFX production to a host strain [ 20 ] . Since strains F2/5 and F2/5(pT2TX3K) produced no zones of inhibition against ANU794 or ANU794(pT2TX3K) (data not shown), F2/5(pT2TFXK) is producing TFX.

  • The Sunday Mirror, in the serialization of a book by Diana's "close confidante" Simone Simmons, said this week that she had mutilated her body with a fork, wanted to run off to South Africa with a heart surgeon named Hasnat Khan, and voted 250 times against the monarchy during a televised debate about its future by pressing the redial button on her mobile phone.

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