Synonyms of counter in English:

counter1

noun

  • 1 the sugar is in a canister on the counter
    work surface, countertop, worktable; bar; checkout (counter)

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Synonyms of counter in English:

counter2

verb

  • 1 workers countered accusations of dishonesty
    respond to, parry, hit back at, answer, retort to
  • 2 the second argument is more difficult to counter
    oppose, dispute, argue against/with, contradict, controvert, negate, counteract; challenge, contest
    formal gainsay, confute
    the second argument is more difficult to counter
    [Antonyms] support

adjective

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  • 1 a counter bid
    opposing, opposed, opposite

Phrases

counter to

nearly all of his proposals are counter to our original agreement againstin opposition tocontrary toat variance within defiance ofin contravention ofin conflict withat odds with

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