So neere the life in beautie, forme and hew,As if dead Art 'gainst Nature had conspir'd.
And what am I, That I should weigh me 'gainst the public welfare?
Fluttered thy wings impatiently 'gainst the bars of thy prison-house, sweet bird of Paradise?
But I an't the man to force a gal to marry 'gainst her inclines.
Nottingham 'gainst Lincoln—'tis possible that they may stand to us for a round.
They can say all they're a mind to 'gainst advertisin', but I say it pays.
The tide makes music At the foot of the beach; Low notes of an organ 'gainst the dull clang of bells.
gainst the rules, he said, in a whisper, but not ordinary case.
Nay, in the struggle 'gainst his heart, hath lost all gayety and strength, and even the name Irene will chase the smile away.
Draw, and fend your numbskulls 'gainst the whacks I'll give 'em!