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  • Harden your heart against
  • He is his own worst enemy
  • Hope against hope
  • Horlicks guards against night starvation ( Horlicks advertising slogan )
  • I'll not hear a word against him
  • If I said you had a beautiful body would you hold it against me?
  • If looks could kill
  • Ill will
  • Keep your friends close, keep your enemies closer ( proverbial saying )
  • Kick against
  • Kick against the pricks
  • Knock up against
  • Know your enemy
  • More sinned against than sinning
  • My enemy's enemy is my friend ( proverb suggesting that opposing parties should cooperate )
  • On bad terms with
  • Pit your wits against
  • Pitch a shutout ( A baseball expression meaning not allowing an opponent any wins )
  • Play both ends against the middle
  • Protect against
  • Public Enemy Number One ( Nickname of John Dillinger )
  • Public enemy
  • Race against the clock
  • Race against time
  • Rage against the machine
  • Rage, rage, against the dying of the light
  • Set your face against something
  • Swim against the tide
  • The best is the enemy of the good
  • The good is the enemy of the best
  • There's no law against it
  • Throw a beanball ( A baseball expression meaning to attack an opponent by aiming at their head )
  • Up against it
  • Up against the wall
  • With friends like that who needs enemies?

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