march against

march against someone or something

to march in a demonstration against someone or something. The demonstrators marched against the mayor. The citizens got together and marched against crime and injustice.
See also: march
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On the seventh day of February, as I was hunting, to procure meat for the company, I met with a party of one hundred and two Indians, and two Frenchmen, on their march against Boonsborough, that place being particularly the object of the enemy.
When I returned to Chelicothe, alarmed to see four hundred and fifty Indians, of their choicest warriors, painted and armed in a fearful manner, ready to march against Boonsborough, I determined to escape the first opportunity.
We advanced within four miles thereof, where we met a party of thirty Indians, on their march against Boonsborough, intending to join the others from Chelicothe.
He said he would march against the dragon in the morning.
The French are good soldiers,” said Captain Hollis ter; “they stood us in hand a good turn at Yorktown; nor do I think, although I am an ignorant man about the great movements of the army, that his excellency would have been able to march against Cornwallis without their reinforcements.
Finnigan coordinated a March Against Drugs in June 1989; planned and executed the first Lake Los Angeles Fourth of July Parade; and plans a senior citizens' bikeathon if he can find a sponsor.
It was the letter carriers' 10th annual march against dog attacks in Los Angeles.
LANCASTER - A march against drugs and gangs will start at 11 a.
The women were herded into buses and trucks and taken to detention centres before they even began to march against Chinese repression in Tibet.
Reading play their second of just two games in March against UEFA Cup rivals Portsmouth on Saturday because of two FA Cup weekends and the international break.
ANDORRA will be told they can't hold their Euro 2008 qualifier in March against England at their own stadium - because it only holds 1,299 fans.
Referring to the Imran Khan march against his government, the prime minister remarked that Khan should march against his government but he must also focus on the betterment of the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhaw where Khan's party rules.
ISLAMABAD -- Special Assistant to Prime Minister Irfan Siddiqui has criticised Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Imran Khan for spearheading a long march against the sitting government.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A global anti-GMO action - March Against Monsanto (MAM) - took place in 52 countries and 47 US states today.
A peaceful march against violence, discrimination and hatred will take place in Bishkek on March 25.