as against

Definition of as against

:in comparison to (something)
  • The government's foreign policy is approved by 54 percent of men as against 48 percent of women.

Word by Word Definitions

against play
  1. : in opposition or hostility to

  2. : contrary to

  3. : in competition with

  1. : in preparation for the time when


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