Against the grain

투고자: Safyra, 月, 30/04/2018 - 03:20

Idiomatic translations of "Against the grain"

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Meanings of "Against the grain"


Doing something unconventional, different or unusual.

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

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

Explained by St. Sol on 月, 30/04/2018 - 12:42
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"Against the grain" in lyrics

Adham Nabulsi - An exact copy of you

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

Parkway Drive - Wild Eyes

A generation born to witness the end of the world

Against the grain
Against the odds

Ella Vos - White Noise

[Verse 1]
Pushing against the grain
Watch the clock tick and fade

2Pac - All eyez on me

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

Gustavo Mioto - Against the Grain

That my kiss wishes to reside
And invade the curves of your body
By going against the grain
Face your chest head-on

The Hope Arsenal - Wake Your Soul

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

College - A Real Hero

Your pursuits are called outstanding
You're emotionally complex
Against the grain of dystopic claims
Not the thoughts your actions entertain

Buray - Touched My Heart

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

Nickelback - 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

Caetano Veloso - Goddess

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,

Jory - Jory - Romeo and Julieta

there will be nothing to stop it _
although a sea of ​​people come
always go against the grain

Keren Ann - The bitter wave

Against the grain
The last opportunity

Wu-Tang Clan - 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

Nas - Life's a Bitch

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

Emicida - Through the eyes of a child

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

Metallica - Damage, Inc.

Bloody, but never cry submission
Following our instinct, not a trend
Go against the grain until the end

Lord of the Lost - In A Perfect World

Wake up, It's all an illusion
Panic leads to mass confusion
Rise up, go against the grain
No more chemicals poisoning our brains

David Bowie - Dollar Days

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

Zendaya - Too Much

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!

Agnes Carlsson - Release Me

But I don't want to
Try to leave out the love
That goes against the grain
But I can rationalize it