Example sentences for: against

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

  • Israeli police recommended indictments against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , his justice minister, and his chief of staff.

  • Reuss was a Democratic contender against McCarthy in 1952.

  • In Paris, Le Monde , welcoming the indictment as an important new step "in the fight against impunity and barbarism," said Arbour had acted with full independence and freedom, but this view was questioned south of the Alps.

  • The Mail on Sunday has been running extracts from a biography of Prince Charles by Penny Junor, claiming that Diana had an affair with her personal bodyguard early in the marriage and that she issued death threats against her husband's mistress, Camilla Parker Bowles.

  • USAT follows-up its Salt Lake City Olympics probe lead from yesterday with the news that federal investigators are broadening their inquiry to include possible tax fraud charges against the Utah city's Olympic organizers for allegedly using tax-exempt funds to purchase lavish gifts and other favors for relatives of International Olympic Committee members.

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