What does go against mean?

Definitions for go against

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word go against.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. violate, go against, break(verb)

    fail to agree with; be in violation of; as of rules or patterns

    "This sentence violates the rules of syntax"

  2. transgress, offend, infract, violate, go against, breach, break(verb)

    act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises

    "offend all laws of humanity"; "violate the basic laws or human civilization"; "break a law"; "break a promise"

  3. buck, go against(verb)


    "buck the trend"


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of go against in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of go against in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Hillary Clinton:

    I voted against it.

  2. Jeb Bush:

    I'm against all that.

  3. Crescans Master:

    Fear Is Weak Against Hope.

  4. Vincent Gilles:

    It was a race against time.

  5. Jon Stewart, The Daily Show: Referring to the victory of George W. Bush in the 2004 election.:

    Democracy works. Against us.

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Translations for go against

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