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come into being, come out, enter, oblige, perform, play, take part, be created, be developed, be invented.
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Correct spelling:
Against
Definition:
In opposition to; opposite to; bearing or leaning upon; in preparation or provision for.

Synonyms:

adjective
diametric
diametric, adversarial, reverse, converse, across, inverse, polar, opposite.
negative
unenthusiastic, recusant, unaffirmative, naysaying, Privative, Refusing, dissentient.
opposed
up against, at cross purposes, restrictive, at odds, at cross-purposes.
opposite
abreast, facing, corresponding.
unwilling
uneager, unwishful, uninclined, uncheerful, unaccommodating, unobliging, against the grain, unready.
adverb
adversely
unfavorably.
noun
against
opposing, on, in opposition to, hostile to, Versus, Fronting, opposed to, against the wall, opposite to, Resisting, antagonistic to, touching, in contrast to, confronting, abutting, anti, close up to, in the face of, in contact with, facing, adjacent to, against corporal punishment, in defiance of.
preposition
approaching
Toward.
despite
in the face of, in contempt of, even though, in face of, undeterred by, even with.
opposite to
opposing, contrary to, adjacent, Contra, in opposition to, counter to, con, facing, Versus, opposed to, VS, across.
verb
opposed
contrary, unharmonious.
Examples of usage:
  1. I am up against it. – Cupid's Middleman by Edward B. Lent
  2. You talk as if you knew something against him. – The Coast of Chance by Esther Chamberlain Lucia Chamberlain
  3. What was there against it? – Sara, a Princess by Fannie E. Newberry
  4. " Her folks are against us, that's all," he replied. – Under the Skylights by Henry Blake Fuller
  5. " And I don't believe one word against Dorothy Dale. – Dorothy Dale at Glenwood School by Margaret Penrose

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