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counters

verb
present tense third-person singular of counter

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to strive to reduce or eliminate
  • efforts to counter poverty in every sector of our country

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counters

noun
plural of counter

Synonyms & Antonyms of counters (Entry 2 of 2)

1 a force or influence that makes an opposing force ineffective or less effective
  • strong moral guidance at home is the best counter to the pernicious allure of popular culture

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2 something that is as different as possible from something else
  • her version of the domestic dispute was almost the exact counter of what actually happened

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“Counters.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/counters. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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