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Against is a 7 letter word which starts with the letter A and ends with the letter T for which we found 4 definitions.

(prep.) Abreast; opposite to; facing; towards; as against the mouth of a river; -- in this sense often preceded by over.
(prep.) From an opposite direction so as to strike or come in contact with; in contact with; upon; as hail beats against the roof.
(prep.) In opposition to whether the opposition is of sentiment or of action; on the other side; counter to; in contrariety to; hence adverse to; as against reason; against law; to run a race against time.
(prep.) By of before the time that; in preparation for; so as to be ready for the time when.

Syllable Information

The word against is a 7 letter word that has 2 syllable 's . The syllable division for against is: a-gainst

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