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Synonyms for counter

Synonyms for counter

to return like for like, especially to return an unfriendly or hostile action with a similar one

to place in opposition or be in opposition to

Synonyms for counter

table consisting of a horizontal surface over which business is transacted

game equipment (as a piece of wood, plastic, or ivory) used for keeping a count or reserving a space in various card or board games

a calculator that keeps a record of the number of times something happens

a person who counts things

a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)

(computer science) a register whose contents go through a regular series of states (usually states indicating consecutive integers)

a piece of leather forming the back of a shoe or boot

a return punch (especially by a boxer)

speak in response

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act in advance of

indicating opposition or resistance


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The dollar gained ten paisa on the buying counter and five paisa on the selling counter on Monday, pushing the rupee down to Rs112.
If the first red counter is placed on the 5-square, how many counters should Player 1 remove to begin the game so they definitely get this counter?
All complaints, whether resolved or unresolved, should be properly documented and the counter should display our consumer rights logo as well as the guidelines for consumers to register a complaint.
It was further revealed that at 78 polling stations the counter foils were found in open cloth bag and in six polling stations the counter foils were found in shopping bags and that also non complaint to ECP.
Currently, there are 26 million counters that have to be changed in the country.
If there are two black counters directly above the counter you are about to place, put down a white counter.
com has been in the business of creating and manufacturing trade show and exhibition counters, booths, and other custom displays for their customers.
A Tesco spokeswoman said the retailer had launched the new counter service in response to customer demand for counter products, "We always listen to our customers, and so both the Tesco counters and dotcom teams really wanted to bring our fantastic counters range to our online shoppers," she said.
Players take turns to place a counter in any empty square, trying to get three in a row, as usual.
In this counter run play utilizing the boot-blocking scheme, the QB hands off to F as in the counter-trey, F sprints four steps to the outside, gives the ball to Z on a wide reverse, and continues on a fake run.
In January 2001, emergency contraception became available over the counter, at a cost of 20-25 [pounds sterling] ($36-46), to British women aged 16 or older.
Only a system geared toward making drugs available over the counter automatically, whether directly after FDA approval or after a predetermined trial period, will ensure that patients' treatment is determined by their interests, not those of government or industry.
The FM4005 device combines a real-time clock (RTC), low-VDD reset, watchdog timer, battery-backed event counter, lockable 64-bit serial number area, and general-purpose comparator that can be used for an early power-fail (NMI) interrupt or other purpose.
Ryan cautions all of us as to the dangers inherent in any Chosinness, in our needing to know how to counter this criminal metaphysical metastasis at its source in educating ourselves, as well as others, in new and old ways of thinking and believing.
In late 2002, the Food and Drug Administration allowed the allergy drug Claritin to be sold over the counter, requiring allergy sufferers in the United States--as many as 50 million people--to pay out of pocket for the full price of the drug.