counter-

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

counter-

prefix

: in a direction opposite to

: as a reaction against

Full Definition of COUNTER-

1
a :  contrary :  opposite <counterclockwise> <countermarch>
b :  opposing :  retaliatory <counterforce> <counteroffensive>
2
:  complementary :  corresponding <counterweight> <counterpart>
3
:  duplicate :  substitute <counterfoil>
  1. coun·ter·ac·cu·sa·tion
  2. coun·ter·ad·ap·ta·tion
  3. coun·ter·ad·ver·tis·ing
  4. coun·ter·agent
  5. coun·ter·ag·gres·sion
  6. coun·ter·ar·gue
  7. coun·ter·ar·gu·ment
  8. coun·ter·as·sault
  9. coun·ter·at·tack
  10. coun·ter·at·tack·er
  11. coun·ter·bid
  12. coun·ter·blast
  13. coun·ter·block·ade
  14. coun·ter·blow
  15. coun·ter·cam·paign
  16. coun·ter·charge
  17. coun·ter·com·mer·cial
  18. coun·ter·com·plaint
  19. coun·ter·con·spir·a·cy
  20. coun·ter·con·ven·tion
  21. coun·ter·coun·ter·mea·sure
  22. coun·ter·coup
  23. coun·ter·crit·i·cism
  24. coun·ter·cry
  25. coun·ter·de·mand
  26. coun·ter·dem·on·strate
  27. coun·ter·dem·on·stra·tion
  28. coun·ter·dem·on·stra·tor
  29. coun·ter·de·ploy·ment
  30. coun·ter·ed·u·ca·tion·al
  31. coun·ter·ef·fort
  32. coun·ter·ev·i·dence
  33. coun·ter·fire
  34. coun·ter·force
  35. coun·ter·gov·ern·ment
  36. coun·ter·hy·poth·e·sis
  37. coun·ter·im·age
  38. coun·ter·in·cen·tive
  39. coun·ter·in·fla·tion
  40. coun·ter·in·fla·tion·ary
  41. coun·ter·in·flu·ence
  42. coun·ter·in·stance
  43. coun·ter·in·sti·tu·tion
  44. coun·ter·in·ter·pre·ta·tion
  45. coun·ter·in·va·sion
  46. coun·ter·memo
  47. coun·ter·mo·bi·li·za·tion
  48. coun·ter·move
  49. coun·ter·move·ment
  50. coun·ter·myth
  51. coun·ter·or·der
  52. coun·ter·pe·ti·tion
  53. coun·ter·pick·et
  54. coun·ter·play
  55. coun·ter·ploy
  56. coun·ter·pow·er
  57. coun·ter·pres·sure
  58. coun·ter·pro·ject
  59. coun·ter·pro·pa·gan·da
  60. coun·ter·pro·test
  61. coun·ter·pro·test·er
  62. coun·ter·ques·tion
  63. coun·ter·raid
  64. coun·ter·ral·ly
  65. coun·ter·re·ac·tion
  66. coun·ter·re·form
  67. coun·ter·re·form·er
  68. coun·ter·re·sponse
  69. coun·ter·re·tal·i·a·tion
  70. coun·ter·shot
  71. coun·ter·snip·er
  72. coun·ter·spell
  73. coun·ter·state
  74. coun·ter·state·ment
  75. coun·ter·step
  76. coun·ter·strat·e·gist
  77. coun·ter·strat·e·gy
  78. coun·ter·stream
  79. coun·ter·strike
  80. coun·ter·stroke
  81. coun·ter·style
  82. coun·ter·sue
  83. coun·ter·sug·ges·tion
  84. coun·ter·suit
  85. coun·ter·sur·veil·lance
  86. coun·ter·tac·tics
  87. coun·ter·ten·den·cy
  88. coun·ter·ter·ror
  89. coun·ter·ter·ror·ism
  90. coun·ter·ter·ror·ist
  91. coun·ter·threat
  92. coun·ter·thrust
  93. coun·ter·tra·di·tion
  94. coun·ter·trend
  95. coun·ter·vi·o·lence
  96. coun·ter·world

Origin of COUNTER-

Middle English contre-, from Anglo-French, from cuntre

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