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Translation of contra

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contra against; versus

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Sample sentences:
El Titanic chocó contra un iceberg.

The Titanic crashed against an iceberg.
Los afroamericanos organizaron un boicot contra la compañía de autobuses en los años 60. African-American people organized a boycott against the bus company in the 60s.
Ella fue una mujer valiente que luchó valientemente contra su enfermedad. She was a courageous woman who fought bravely against her illness.
en contra de against
contra against


His name was Leo and he would become a good friend of mine during the next two weeks. He had a lovely girlfriend where he stayed during my visit. Basically, I slept in his place when he was away.
Nevertheless I think that we need to communicate. All in all, we will learn a lot from each other, mostly by writing, but speaking exercises are also really good for your Spanish skills. Is this OK?
We paid for the taxi and waited thirty minutes for the driver to arrive. Again, Argentina reminded me of Italy. We drove into town and were looking for a place. The town made a great first impression.