Definition of counterforce
- The hands grip a series of holds or shuffle along an edge, while the feet provide a counterforce by pushing against the rock …
- —Don Graydon
- Everywhere, we are witnessing an almost mad race between resurgent nationalism, ethnic hatreds and the counter-force of potential prosperity and free exchange.
- —George Steiner
- Hideki Yukawa's theory suggested that by exchanging a particle with a particular mass, one could create a strong attractive counterforce that would bind protons to protons, protons to neutrons, and neutrons to neutrons.
- —Leon Lederman et al.