Versus

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Definition

versus: against, opposing, in competition with
preposition

Examples

  • "How is the Simmonds versus Goldberg case coming along?"
  • "I'd like your opinion on the North versus South divide."
  • "The case of Jones, Brian Jones versus Corp, Delavigne Corp will now commence."
  • "We will now hear the case of Delavigne vs Delavigne."
  • "We had been debating the pros and cons of exploiting inexpensive but possibly illegal labor, versus taking the 'high road' and using only suppliers with a proven record on human rights working standards."
  • "I'm here to cover the second leg of the Champions League semi-final: Milan versus Manchester United."

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