go against the flow

Definition of go against the flow

  1. :  to do things that do not agree with what most other people are doing She has her own way of thinking and she's not afraid to go against the flow.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to move on a course :  proceed — compare stop

    :  to move out of or away from a place expressed or implied :  leave, depart

    :  to take a certain course or follow a certain procedure

  1. :  the act or manner of going

    :  the height of fashion :  rage

    :  an often unexpected turn of affairs :  occurrence

  1. :  functioning properly :  being in good and ready condition

  1. :  a game played between two players who alternately place black and white stones on a board checkered by 19 vertical lines and 19 horizontal lines in an attempt to enclose the larger area on the board

  1. :  in opposition or hostility to

    :  contrary to

    :  in competition with

  1. :  in preparation for the time when

  1. :  to issue or move in a stream

    :  circulate

    :  to move with a continual change of place among the constituent particles

  1. :  an act of flowing

    :  flood

    :  flood

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capable of being understood in two ways

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