'gainst

or gainst

[ genst, geynst ]
/ gɛnst, geɪnst /

preposition

Nearby words

  1. 'cause,
  2. 'cept,
  3. 'd,
  4. 'em,
  5. 'fro,
  6. 'hood,
  7. 'istrian,
  8. 'll,
  9. 'm,
  10. 'merica
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British Dictionary definitions for 'gainst

'gainst

gainst

/ (ɡɛnst, ɡeɪnst) /

preposition

poetic short for against
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