campaign against (someone or something)

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campaign against (someone or something)

1. To strongly oppose someone or something and encourage others to do the same; to fight against someone or something. Many people in our small town are campaigning against that big construction project because they feel that we don't need more stores so close to our homes.
2. To pursue an elected office against a specific opponent. I'll never win the student council presidency if I have to campaign against Caroline—she's so popular!
See also: campaign

campaign against someone or something

 
1. to crusade or battle against someone or something. Currently, I am campaigning against littering. Sarah is campaigning against crooked politicians.
2. to run one's political campaign against someone or something. I campaigned against the incumbent and won. John spent a lot of time campaigning against Sarah for class president.
See also: campaign
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When I declared 2018 as the year of Kashmir's freedom, India accelerated its propaganda campaign against us.
Pakistan to launch diplomatic campaign against US decision on Jerusalem
I am happy that Czech citizens did not believe the disinformation campaign against us and expressed their trust in us.
It is clear that the campaign against us was pre-planned.
Many of us have suffered in harsh Israeli prisons and, with our multitude of supporters, we will not be intimidated by this orchestrated campaign against us because we believe that the Israeli occupation of our land will end, the Palestinian refugees will return home, and we will see a day when we determine our future as free women and men.
The smear campaign against us is being conducted by the political power.
From 1902-1906, he continued the fight against the new colonizer, leading an effective guerrilla campaign against US forces.
In a Facebook post, Yaalon blasted the group's "hypocrisy and deceitful propaganda against IDF soldiers and the State of Israel, which is part of the delegitimization campaign against us.
He developed a relentless campaign against us, came to the US to meet Kenna, and broke all sorts of laws but because of the international situation it was very difficult to prosecute him.
Muzzling us, blocking our funds and calling our campaigns aACAyprotest creation' or a threat to economic security is clearly a part of the smear campaign against us by the Ministry of Home Affairs.
I like her background and I like that she's looked at why we lost the last General Election and that is a) we had the wrong leader and b) economic competence - people didn't trust us, they still blamed us for the world-wide economic downfall and the Tories ran a huge campaign against us and we were not robust enough to shut it down.
The KP government alleged that federal government was running campaign against us by issuing such funds.
Damascus, SANA -- In the framework of a global campaign against US Barack Obama's latest decision against Venezuela, a solidarity forum was held Thursday at the auditorium of Damascus University with the participation of political and religious figures, heads of parties and university professors.
The BJP and a section of media launched a smear campaign against us.
We have won many victories, but the campaign against us is not over, Gomez said in his address to the Executive Board.
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