come run up against a

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Definition of come run up against a in English English dictionary

run up against
Begin to encounter problems with someone or something

The latest model has run up against the limits of its technical capacity.

come up against
If you come up against a problem or difficulty, you are faced with it and have to deal with it. We came up against a great deal of resistance in dealing with the case
come up against
{f} encounter (a difficult problem); meet with (difficulties, hardship, etc.)
run up against
If you run up against problems, you suddenly begin to experience them. I ran up against the problem of getting taken seriously long before I became a writer = encounter
come run up against a


    come run up a·gainst a

    Turkish pronunciation

    kʌm rʌn ʌp ıgenst ı


    /ˈkəm ˈrən ˈəp əˈgenst ə/ /ˈkʌm ˈrʌn ˈʌp əˈɡɛnst ə/

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