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!
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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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Responding to a question pertaining to a little support she got from the industry after speaking up against alleged sexual harassment, she said that the silence has been hurtful and she doesnt expect from people to speak in her favour as it requires a lot of courage.Responding to another question pertaining to hate campaign against her on the social media, she said, the slanderous campaign against me has set back the progress of women speaking up and speaking out by hundreds of years.
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