Share this entry

counterweigh Line breaks: coun¦ter|weigh
Pronunciation: /ˌkaʊntəˈweɪ/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of counterweigh in English:


[with object]
Neutralize or cancel by exerting an opposite influence: the reduction in transport charges would be great enough to counterweigh the expenditure

Definition of counterweigh in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day luxe
Pronunciation: lʌks
expensive and of high quality; luxurious