Spanish translation of 'set against'
transitive verb + preposition
- (= turn against)
⇒ to set sb against sb
enemistar a algn contra algn
⇒ to set sb against sth
hacer que algn coja aversión por algo
⇒ he is very set against it
se opone rotundamente a ello
- (= balance against)
Example Sentences Including 'set against'
Hollis entered the shop to find Abel photographing a stern-faced, middle-aged woman seated in a chair set against a mottled backdrop.AMAGANSETT (2004)
He helped her to a small iron bed set against the wall at one end of the room.When the Apricots Bloom
The pay phone was set against the wall at the far end of the alleys.Follow the Sharks
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Translation of set against from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary