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To dispute the validity of
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“They came to oppose attempts by the London fire authority to remove one of the station's two engines.”
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Compare, play off
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To attempt to stop the progression of
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To cause to fail, or to make great attempts to
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To resist or endure (something) successfully
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To disregard the rules and refuse to conform
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To disapprove or take exception to something said or done
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To feel an intense dislike for
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To refuse to admit the truth or existence of
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To come face to face with someone or something with hostile or argumentative intent
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To protect or shield from harm or danger
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To rise in opposition
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To prohibit or interdict a given action or process
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To differ strikingly or to be an unsuitable match
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Rebel against
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To give force or effect toward
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Militates against
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Oppose
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To act in an opposing or contrary manner
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To refuse or be unwilling to allow or grant
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To cause to have no value or effect
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To criticize or scold sternly
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To counteract or equal the effect or importance of
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To enter or participate in a contest, usually as a political candidate
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