gegen

Meanings

1.
against
(take Accusative)
Opposite (closest): für
2.
around
(ONLY in context of time of day.)

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German Prepositions Explained - "gegen"

A fun look at the meaning of "gegen" and why its many useful related words sometimes seem to have contradictory meanings.

Vocab:

gegen, entgegen, dagegen, gegenseitig, der Gegner, begegnen, der Gegenstand, gegenüber, die Gegend, entgegnen


Word Family

Root: unknown (or not yet entered)

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