go/swim with/against the tide

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Definition of go/swim with/against the tide 

: to think or behave in a way that agrees/disagrees with how most other people think or behave. Politically, she tends to go against the tide on her college campus.

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gosther

go straight

go strong

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got

go/take the traditional route

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