against the current

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

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

См. также в других словарях:

  • Against the Current — Título A contracorriente Ficha técnica Dirección Peter Callahan Producción Joshua Zeman Mary Jane Skalski …   Wikipedia Español

  • against\ the\ current — • (swim) against the current • (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… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • against the current — or[against the stream] See: SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • against the current — in opposition to the flow (of water, electricity, air, etc.); in opposition to what is acceptable behavior, non conformist, individualistic …   English contemporary dictionary

  • 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

  • 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

  • Boats Against the Current (album) — Infobox Album Name = Boats Against the Current Type = Album Longtype = Artist = Eric Carmen Released = 1977 Recorded = Genre = Soft rock Length = 37:57 Label = Arista Producer = Eric Carmen Reviews = * Allmusic Rating|2|5… …   Wikipedia

  • swim\ against\ the\ current — • (swim) against the current • (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… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • swam against the current — went against the flow, went against accepted rules, behaved as a nonconformist …   English contemporary dictionary

  • swimming against the current — not conforming, behavior which is not according to what is accepted …   English contemporary dictionary


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