counter space

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of counter space

: total flat surface area for preparing food in a kitchen
  • I wish my kitchen had more counter space.

Word by Word Definitions

counter play
  1. : a piece (as of metal or plastic) used in reckoning or in games

  2. : something of value in bargaining : asset

  3. : a level surface (such as a table, shelf or display case) over which transactions are conducted or food is served or on which goods are displayed or work is conducted

  1. : one that counts

  1. : to act in opposition to : oppose

  2. : offset, nullify

  3. : to assert in answer

  1. : in an opposite or wrong direction

  2. : to or toward a different or opposite direction, result, or effect

  1. : contrary, opposite

  2. : the after portion of a boat from the waterline to the extreme outward swell or stern overhang

  3. : the act of making an attack while parrying one (as in boxing)

  1. : marked by or tending toward or in an opposite direction or effect

  2. : given to or marked by opposition, hostility, or antipathy

  3. : situated or lying opposite

  1. : contrary : opposite

  2. : opposing : retaliatory

  3. : complementary : corresponding

space play
  1. : a period of time

  2. : a limited extent in one, two, or three dimensions : distance, area, volume

  3. : an extent set apart or available

  1. : to place at intervals or arrange with space between

  2. : to leave one or more blank spaces (as in a line of typing)


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