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by Martin Cutts
militate against means to operate powerfully against. 0 minuscule means tiny (and is a technical word for lower-case lettering) while miniscule doesn't ...
by Henry Watson Fowler, Jeremy Butterfield
1992; (militate against used correctly) The housing styles, narrowness of the streets and the location of the district...
all militate against Neustadt becoming an environmentally attractive area overnight—R. Rolley, 1990; The impact of such a ...
March's Thesaurus Dictionary (1925)
A Treasure House of Words and Knowledge by Francis Andrew March
foul of; fly in the face of; go against; go dead against; grapple with; kick against; kick against the pricks; make a dead set; make a stand against; make head against; militate against; pit against; pitch against; play at cross purposes; raise one's ...
Designed to Suggest Immediately Any Desired Word Needed to Express Exactly a Given Idea; a Dictionary, Synonyms, Antonyms, Idioms, Foreign Phrases, Pronunciations, a Copious Correlation of Words, Prepared Under the Supervision of Francis Andrew March ... and Francis Andrew March, Jr by Francis Andrew March
make a stand against; make head against; militate against; pit against; pitch against; play at cross purposes; raise one's voice against; run against; run counter to; set against; set at naught; set oneself against; set one's face against; slam the ...
A Universal Critical and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language: Including Scientific Terms (1863)
Militate against. Mingle with. Minister to. Mistrustful of. Mix with. N. Necessary to, for. Need of. Neglectful of. Negotiate with.
A Dictionary of English Synonymes and Synonymous or Parallel Expressions Designed as a Practical Guide to Aptness and Variety of Phraseology (1881)
by Richard Soule
Militate against, War against, contend against, operate against, be opposed to, be repugnant to, be hostile to. Militia, n. Trainband. Milkiness,n. Lactescence. Milklivered, a. Cowardly, timorous, whitelivered. Milkmaid, n. Dairymaid. Milksop, n. 1.
by William Harrison De Puy
exercise no power but such as is delegated to it by its constitution does not militate against this principle; 4th, That the word necessary, in the general clause, can have no restrictive operation, derogating from the force of this principle; indeed ...
by Abraham Rees
each other before , between the ulna and radius , while the Experience sometimes seems to militate against the above fingers are ...
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