go against the flow

idiom

: 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.

Examples of go against the flow in a Sentence

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“Go against the flow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/go%20against%20the%20flow. Accessed 23 Apr. 2024.

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