over against

[ uh-genst, uh-geynst ]SEE DEFINITION OF over against
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OVER AGAINST

He sat down in a chair on the hearth, over against Mr. Lorry.

Over against it were framed the decrees of the Council of Trent.

Over against the last two legends we may place two from Upper Alsace.

Over against it stands grammar, which may be said to be derived from reading and writing.

Now living in Exeter-court, over against the Savoy, in the Strand.

The forts of the belligerents were over against each other, and close by.

Over against him will I set the son of Astacus, a brave man and a modest.

Over against this consolation was set a long list of disasters.

Over against them the Netherlanders are a people assembled at haste.

It is not enough to see it from below, or from over against.

RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR OVER AGAINST

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