in aghaidh

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in aghaidh ‎(plus genitive or possessive determiner, triggers no mutation)

  1. contrary to
  2. opposed to, against
    an comhrac in aghaidh na sceimhlitheoireachta
    the fight against terrorism
    • 1981, An Bíobla Naofa, Matthew 18:21:
      A Thiarna, cé mhéad uair ba cheart dom pardún a thabhairt do mo bhráthair nuair a chiontaíonn i m’aghaidh?
      O Lord, how many times must I forgive my brother when he sins against me?
  3. (sports) versus

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  • Franz Nikolaus Finck, 1899, Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, 4.