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  1. run counterverb

    go against the grain

  2. run counterverb

    To defy or oppose something, especially an expectation, custom, or social standard.

    go against the grain

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  1. Friday Gabriel:

    It is a shame for European conservatives - and for Germany's CDU - that they allow this, these movements run counter to everything we stand for and everything we represent.

  2. Kenneth Frazier:

    America’s leaders must honor our fundamental values by clearly rejecting expressions of hatred, bigotry and group supremacy, which run counter to the American ideal that all people are created equal.

  3. Sashi Brown:

    Johnny's continual involvement in incidents that run counter to those expectations undermines the hard work of his teammates and the reputation of our organization. His status with our team will be addressed when permitted by league rules.

  4. Mark Williams:

    This is particularly true in the case of Tesla where you have an aggressive and vocal CEO who is prone to pushing the legal limits and gain terms that might run counter to Goldman's conflict of interest policies.

  5. Jan Grabiec:

    If these changes run counter to the constitution, then I doubt the Senate will accept it at lightning speed, just like with the last proposal... which eventually led to the ruling party's need to cancel the election.

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