against the current
or[against the stream] See: SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT.

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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  • swim against the current — or[swim against the stream] {v. phr.} To do the opposite of what most people want to do; go against the way things are happening; struggle upstream. * /The boy who tries to succeed today without an education is swimming against the stream./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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