A.throw against or in turn, Th.7.25 (the acc. pers. being understood); “βέλος” Plb.6.22.4: c. dat., “ἀ. ἀκοντίοις” Plu.Nic.25; ἀ. τῷ κωρύκῳ practise by striking against the sack, in the gymnasium, Luc.Lex.5; put back a protruding bone, Pall.in Hp.Fract.12.285C.
II. put one against the other, compare, collate, of Mss., Str.13.1.54, 17.1.5, POxy.1479 (i B.C., Pass.); match, compare with, “λέοντι τίς αἰετὸν ἀντιβάλοιτο;” Opp.C.1.68; λόγους ἀ. πρὸς ἀλλήλους exchange words in conversation, Ev.Luc.24.17; πρὸς ἑαυτὸν ἀ. τὸ γεγονός weigh with oneself, LXX 2 Ma.11.13.