against im Oxford-Hachette French Dictionary

Übersetzungen für against im Englisch»Französisch-Wörterbuch

against [Brit əˈɡɛnst, əˈɡeɪnst, Am əˈɡɛnst] PRÄP Against is translated by contre when it means physically touching or in opposition to: against the wall = contre le mur; he's against independence = il est contre l'indépendance; the fight against inflation = la lutte contre l'inflation.
If you have any doubts about how to translate a fixed phrase or expression beginning with against ( against the tide, against the clock, against the grain, against all odds etc.) you should consult the appropriate noun entry ( tide, , clock, grain, odds etc.).
against often appears in English with certain verbs ( turn against, compete against, discriminate against, stand out against etc.). For translations you should consult the appropriate verb entry ( turn against, compete, discriminate, stand etc.).
against often appears in English after certain nouns and adjectives ( protection against, a match against, a law against, effective against etc.). For translations consult the appropriate noun or adjective entry ( protection, match, law, effective etc.). For particular usages see below.

Siehe auch: up, turn against, tide, stand, protection, odds, match, law, grain, effective, discriminate, compete, clock, as

I.up [ʌp] ADJ Up appears frequently in English as the second element of phrasal verbs ( get up, pick up etc.). For translations, consult the appropriate verb entry ( get, pick etc.).

1. up (high):

2. up (in direction):

XIV.up <part prés upping; prét, part passé upped> [ʌp] VERB trans (increase)

XV.up <part prés upping; prét, part passé upped> [ʌp] VERB intr inf

I.turn against VERB [Brit təːn -, Am tərn -] (turn against [sb/sth])

II.turn against VERB [Brit təːn -, Am tərn -] (turn [sb] against)

2. tide fig:

I.stand [Brit stand, Am stænd] SUBST

II.stand <prét, part passé stood> [Brit stand, Am stænd] VERB trans

III.stand <prét, part passé stood> [Brit stand, Am stænd] VERB intr

5. stand (be):

protection [Brit prəˈtɛkʃ(ə)n, Am prəˈtɛkʃ(ə)n] SUBST

2. odds (chance, likelihood):

I.match [Brit matʃ, Am mætʃ] SUBST

1. law U (body of rules):

loi f
être contraire à la loi formal

I.grain [Brit ɡreɪn, Am ɡreɪn] SUBST

II.grain [Brit ɡreɪn, Am ɡreɪn] VERB trans (stain)

effective [Brit ɪˈfɛktɪv, Am əˈfɛktɪv] ADJ

discriminate [Brit dɪˈskrɪmɪneɪt, Am dəˈskrɪməˌneɪt] VERB intr

I.compete [Brit kəmˈpiːt, Am kəmˈpit] VERB intr

I.clock [Brit klɒk, Am klɑk] SUBST

1. clock (timepiece):

5. clock SPORT: