Against the grain

투고자: Safyra, 30.04.2018

Against the grain (영어) — Doing something unconventional, different or unusual.

영어, explained by Safyra on 月, 30/04/2018 - 03:20

Against the grain — противоречить, идти против течения, делать что-л. неординарное, вызывать внутренний протест, быть не по нутру.

러시아어, explained by St. Sol on 月, 30/04/2018 - 12:42

Translations of "Against the grain"

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"Against the grain" in lyrics

Donate every dime you had, if today was your last day?
What if, what if, if today was your last day?

Against the grain should be a way of life
What's worth the price is always worth the fight
Every second counts 'cause there's no second try

Nickelback - If Today Was Your Last Day

Sucker duck and get busted, no emotion
My devotion is handlin my business nigga keep on coastin
Where you goin I been there came back as lonely homie
Steady flowin against the grain niggaz STILL don't know me
It's about the money in this rap shit, this crap shit
It ain't funny niggaz don't even know how to act - shit!

2Pac - All eyez on me

this that you and I have
there will be nothing to stop it _
although a sea of ​​people come
always go against the grain

us are guilty of love

Jory - Jory - Romeo and Julieta

Looking to

Against the grain
The last opportunity
To have things to say

Keren Ann - The bitter wave

what it do, what it is, I see you haven’t read enough
This is the life I chose for me and this is the way I chose to be
A lot of fools is holding me but that’s just the way it’s supposed to be
Never win, against the grain, always playing 20 games
Stand for something dawg or you gonna fall for anything but later for that
Yeah, I got my swag back, I’m with the Soulja Boy, that nigga bad, back

Snoop Dogg - Pronto

We are the diamonds that choose to stay coal
A generation born to witness the end of the world

Against the grain
Against the odds
Against the world

Parkway Drive - Wild Eyes

So that I can forget you

Why In love
Everything goes against the grain
The one who you don't have feelings for
He wants you and has feelings for you

Adham Nabulsi - An exact copy of you

Find me somebody else
But I don't want to
Try to leave out the love
That goes against the grain
But I can rationalize it
If I have to

Agnes Carlsson - Release Me

Check out my gravel pit
A mystery unraveling
Wu-Tang is the CD that I travel with
Don't go against the grain if you can't handle it

[Method Man]:

Wu-Tang Clan - Gravel Pit

You ain't never gonna get it, babe

No way, we ain't got no shame
Going against the grain like, oh yeah!
Don't be surprised when you see us touch the sky like, oh yeah!
Work hard for what we got

Zendaya - Too Much

Inbred, our bodies work as one
Bloody, but never cry submission
Following our instinct, not a trend
Go against the grain until the end

Blood will follow blood

Metallica - Damage, Inc.

So I continue
To be wanting you
Left of center
Against the grain.

If you want me,

Suzanne Vega - Left of Center

Come home, come home, come home, come home
Come home, come home, come home, come home

Always goes against the grain, and I can try and deny it
Give a monkey half a brain
And still he's bound to fry it

Placebo - Come Home

I try to stimulate but kids emulate
And mimic every move you make, Slim, you great
But wait, can't you see I'm only here to entertain
I gotta be the one to go against the grain
Cause man, I see it, feel it, live it, but it's inhumane
For me to see you be influenced and pretend you ain't

Eminem - Stimulate

Because of you I find myself surviving trying harder
Because of you I've done things that I never thought of doing
I let my soul to taste the pain
I put myself against the grain
Because of you I don't allow the night
To fill my sky to darken my view

Lauri Ylönen - Because Of You

Charred birds escape from the ruins and return as cascading blood
Dying bloodbirds pooling, feeding the flood
The god of man is a failure
And all of our shadows are ashes against the grain

Agalloch - Bloodbirds

What this dying world could use is a willing man of god
Who dares to go against the grain and works without applause;
A man who'll raise the shield of faith, protecting what is pure;
Whose love is tough and gentle; a man whose word is sure.

Gaither Vocal Band - A Few Good Men

With the strength of a will and a cause
Your pursuits are called outstanding
You're emotionally complex
Against the grain of dystopic claims
Not the thoughts your actions entertain
And you have proved to be

College - A Real Hero

I'm not the one, I'm just another reject
I'm the voice to offend
All those who pretend
Unsung against the grain, I'm here to rise against

And now I'm desensitized

Sum 41 - Underclass Hero

You need not to cross the sea,
You need not to find a cure for everything that makes you weak.
You need not to reach for the stars when life becomes so dark,
And when the wind does blow against the grain,
You must follow your heart,
You must follow your heart.

City and Colour - Against The Grain

It's coffee, cotton, it's earth, seeing the ground is right
It's direction influences, it's loneliness, it's nothing (it's nothing)
It's right, it's heart, it's reason, it's damnation, it's deam, it's illusion
It's hand against the grain, it's blunder
It's the way of acting, it's untidiness, perfect affection, it's ambush
It's hunger, it's feith, it's the men**, it's fear

Emicida - Through the eyes of a child

Another rebel runs against the grain
A loner is born
Each filled with anguish

Alter Bridge - fallout

For birds of prey
You live and learn your life away
But there below your body must go
Against the grain
Like an old mule train
Keeps pulling hard against the

10cc - Brand New Day

And bit back you're hypnotized
Smiling faces in disguise
Bit back you're hypnotized.
Keep going against the grain
And soon that's all, soon that's all you'll know
And let's get this straight

Paolo Nutini - Looking For Sometime

Diehard resolution
That is true to the end

No denyin' we're goin' against the grain
It gets so defiant, everybody say it again

Judas Priest - Rock Hard Ride Free

[Chorus 2]
I’m dying to
Push their backs against the grain
And fool them all again and again
I’m trying to

David Bowie - Dollar Days

I'm just an old Bahian,
A guy, a Caetano, just some dude,
Going against the grain, singing against the melody,
Swimming against the stream,
What is it that you see, what is it that you want,

Caetano Veloso - Goddess

Charred birds escape from the ruins and return as cascading blood
Dying bloodbirds pooling, feeding the flood
The god of man is a failure
And all of our shadows are ashes against the grain

Agalloch - Our Fortress Is Burning... II - Bloodbirds

Though it goes against the grain for me
Storm bashed to my heart
As if I know for years
How familiar to her eyes

I was unable to withstand hardship

Buray - Touched My Heart

At too play the ace we ends on the floor
I put KO to eat broken tiles
Dodged for a bit bars, that due to my Seleção
Foot to the floor against the grain in one way
When the experts saw us as vigilantes to Prix-Unique
I fuck the beneficial because there's too much the losses for pay our seniors

Mokobé - Boombadeing (Remix)

We're make believe
We're make believe

Against the grain
Only for the sake of it
We'll stop the gears of

Donots - Make Believe

No way!

Image is overrated if it washes off in the rain
You know you gotta go deeper to go against the grain


Krystal Meyers - Anticonformity

Why the struggle, why the strain?
Why make trouble? Why make scenes?
Why go against the grain?
Why swim upstream?
It ain't

Anais Mitchell - Hadestown 12 - Nothing Changes

[Verse 1]
Pushing against the grain
Watch the clock tick and fade
Pray for a different scene

Ella Vos - White Noise

Alone to face the cold
I'll break before it's told
And see the sun aging old
Against the grain bright and bold
You slip and fail to breathe
The fires fall underneath

The Hope Arsenal - Wake Your Soul

Maths is not really for me,
Physics usually rubs me up the wrong way[fn]literally "goes against the grain"[/fn],
In geography, I'm not the brightest,
French is the subject I need tutoring in.

Schloss Einstein (Soundtrack) - Layla's Song

He's naughty and sly
He has a silver tongue
And he's so precious to me, oh I swear it
He's stubborn and goes against the grain
Many times he's a troublemaker
And despite all this

Diana Haddad - The One I Love is Egyptian

Something out of nothing
The need to express-
To communicate,
To going against the grain,
Going insane, going mad
To loving tension, no pension

Rent (musical) - La Vie Bohème

It's stupid
Contrary to common sense
The impression that the earth
Runs against the grain

The noose tightens

Louis-Jean Cormier - A refrain too long...

We speak of fighting to resist this world
But what about the battle within us? (Yeah)
If we have chosen to live against the grain
Then why are we all facing the same way?

As I Lay Dying - The Sound of Truth

Yeah, but here I stand against the odds
Against the fights and against the fall
Against the winds and against the grain
You take it all, just leave my name
Cause after this, it's not the same

Dangerkids - Waking Up

I can't give it up

Now I don't wanna spoil the party
I know it goes against the grain
As the plane touched down, and the midnight moon
Can't just walk away

Mick Jagger - Sweet Thing

It's all in the game
Just a means to an end
Oh, how will it work
When love goes against the grain?

You're nobody's fool

Camellia Todorova (Camy Todorow) - Ain't Nothing like a Heartache

Persian demons brought us south
On merciless campaign
We've raided the western shores
Always going against the grain

All these years we've fought to win

Amon Amarth - Versus the World

Saving face ain’t a game, ain’t a time for retractions
I learned one way then front the opposite
I learned behind the beat, now I learned on top of it
I do go against the grain
I do take bigger pictures that don’t fit in the frame

dilated peoples - The Bigger Picture

Got rhymes 365 days annual, plus some
Load up the mic and bust one, cuss while I pus from
My skull, ‘cause it's pain in my brain vein, money maintain
Don't go against the grain, simple and plain
When I was young at this I used to do my thing hard
Robbin' foreigners, take they wallets, they jewels and rip they green cards

Nas - Life's a Bitch

I started singing

Nothin’ ventured, nothin’ gained
Sometimes you have to go against the grain
To find the sun you gotta face the rain
Nothin’ ventured, nothin’ gained

Sylvia - Nothin' Ventured Nothin' Gained

I won't settle for the theory you're not made for me
This fate and fortune misery
Let's go against the grain, let them think we're both insane
We'll write our own history
But first you've gotta come and meet me

Lucy Rose - Moirai

I can sleep by myself
You would burn me alive
Find me somebody else but i dont want to
Try to leave out the love that goes against the Grain
But i can rationalize it if i have to

Lenny - Release Me

My imperfect home
Tamed, housebroken
Stroked into appeasement against the grain
This is where I live

Mikromusic - Against the grain

Not the norm, won't conform,
Against the grain from the day he was born,
Please just treat him like a monster, or
Evermore declare war on a misfit,

Twiztid - Take It Away

Yeah, you can, at what cost though?
Don't that go against the teachings that Ye taught for?
Yo, Tip, I hear your side and everybody talk, though
But ain't goin' against the grain everything I fought for?
Prolly so, Ye, but where you tryna go with this?
It's some shit you just don't align with and don't go against

Kanye West - Ye Vs the People

when you are gone

Sun and rain
against the grain
You showed me the man I am
My hands are tied with humen pride

Leander Rising - Between Two Worlds And I