against one's wishes
Definition of against one's wishes
: despite the fact that one does not want someone to (do something) His parents were angry when they learned he had borrowed the car against their wishes.
Word by Word Definitions
: in opposition or hostility to
: contrary to
: in competition with
: in preparation for the time when
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