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    #1

    get up against

    What does it mean to get up against sb?

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    #2

    Re: get up against

    Without context, my first guess would be that the one person's body is pressed against the other.

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    #3

    Re: get up against

    I’m not a teacher.

    Hi Magdalena,

    There is my interpretation of the expression in question:

    get up against smb./smth.

    get up (idiom) = create or organize,

    as in She got up the petition against zoning.

    Regards,

    V.

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