against it
See: UP AGAINST IT.

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  • against it — See: UP AGAINST IT …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • against\ it — See: up against it …   Словарь американских идиом

  • Up Against It — is an unproduced script by Joe Orton that he wrote it for The Beatles at the height of their fame. Although they turned it down, many critics have stated that this was a bad move, as it could have repaired the fractures in their relationship.… …   Wikipedia

  • up against it — phrasal : face to face with a seemingly insuperable obstacle : in desperate straits a first rate story of people who happen to be up against it J.R.Chamberlain * * * up against it In almost desperate straits • • • Main Entry: ↑up * * * up against …   Useful english dictionary

  • up against it — {adj. phr.}, {informal} Faced with a great difficulty or problem; badly in need. * /The Smith family is up against it because Mr. Smith cannot find a job./ * /You will be up against it if you don t pass the test. You will probably fail arithmetic …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • up against it — {adj. phr.}, {informal} Faced with a great difficulty or problem; badly in need. * /The Smith family is up against it because Mr. Smith cannot find a job./ * /You will be up against it if you don t pass the test. You will probably fail arithmetic …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • up\ against\ it — adj. phr. informal Faced with a great difficulty or problem; badly in need. The Smith family is up against it because Mr. Smith cannot find a job. You will be up against it if you don t pass the test. You will probably fail arithmetic. Compare:… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • up against it — mod. having a personal crisis; having a financial crisis. □ This is my bad season. I’m really up against it. □ Can I bum a few bucks? I’m up against it this week …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • Dead Against It — is a song written by David Bowie in 1993 for the soundtrack of the BBC series The Buddha of Suburbia. Other releases It was also as the B side of the single The Buddha of Suburbia …   Wikipedia

  • Act on Lawlessness of the Communist Regime and on Resistance Against It — The Act on Lawlessness of the Communist Regime and on Resistance Against It (Czech: Zákon o protiprávnosti komunistického režimu a o odporu proti němu , zákon č. 198/1993 Sb.) is an act passed on July 9 1993 in the Parliament of the Czech… …   Wikipedia

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