Italian translation of 'set against'
transitive verb + preposition
- (make hostile to)
to set sb against sb/sth
mettere qn contro qn/qc
- (balance against)
to set sth against sth
contrapporre qc a qc
Example Sentences Including 'set against'
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The epilogue takes place in a kitchen, where a mother stands beside the table surrounded by chairs, one with crutches set against it.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
They will conclude the existence of the disparity between their successful and enterprising form set against Wales 's failure and uninspiring play.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Hers is only one story set against thousands of women who will receive a similar screening result this year.Christianity Today (2000)
Trends of 'set against'
In Common Usage. set against is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translation of set against from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary