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How to use come up against in a sentence
How delicious it is when when pulp-fiction, True Romance notions of “solid husband” come up against lived lives.
Seems as if K. was beginning to come up against those political forces which have ever been a British Commander's bane.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I | Ian Hamilton
Whenever I come up against Cupid, experience has taught me to retire deferentially, and wait until the love-fever has abated.The Doctor of Pimlico | William Le Queux
I am therefore come up against thee in mine own right, even to recover mine own inheritance out of thine hand.The Holy War made by Shaddai upon Diabolus | John Bunyan
Here again we come up against the morality of man; will he continue to poison himself with absinthe or will he abstain?Twentieth Century Socialism | Edmond Kelly
A flat soft iron plate armature is hinged so as to come up against the pole pieces when attracted.
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