against


against
[ə'gɛnst]
prep
lean, rub o +acc; fight z +instr; (in opposition to) przeciw(ko) +dat; (in relation to) w stosunku do +gen

to press sth against sth — przyciskać (przycisnąć perf) coś do czegoś

against a blue background — na niebieskim tle

(as) against — w porównaniu z +instr

* * *
[ə'ɡenst]
preposition
1) (in opposition to: They fought against the enemy; Dropping litter is against the law (= illegal).) przeciwko, wbrew
2) (in contrast to: The trees were black against the evening sky.) na tle
3) (touching or in contact with: He stood with his back against the wall; The rain beat against the window.) na, w, o
4) (in order to protect against: vaccination against tuberculosis.) przeciw

English-Polish dictionary. 2013.

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