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against
British English: /əˈɡɛnst/
, /əˈɡeɪnst/
American English: /əˈɡɛnst/

Translation of against in German:

preposition

  • 2
    (into collision with, in contact with) gegen
    lean something against something
    etwas gegen etwas lehnen
  • 3
    (in preparation for) gegen
    protect something against frost
    etwas vor Frost schützen
    save money against a rainy day
    Geld für schlechte Zeiten sparen
    be warned against something/doing something
    vor etwas Dat. gewarnt werden/davor gewarnt werden, etwas zu tun
  • 4
    (in return for) gegen
    rate of exchange against the dollar
    Wechselkurs des Dollar

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