Definition of Counter

Counter adv. means: A prefix meaning contrary, opposite, in opposition; as, counteract, counterbalance, countercheck. See Counter, adv. & a.

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Counter adv. means: A prefix meaning contrary, opposite, in opposition; as, counteract, counterbalance, countercheck. See Counter, adv. & a.

Meaning of Counter

Counter (adv.) means: A prefix meaning contrary, opposite, in opposition; as, counteract, counterbalance, countercheck. See Counter, adv. & a.

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Counter (a.): Contrary; opposite; contrasted; opposed; adverse; antagonistic; as, a counter current; a counter revolution; a counter poison; a counter agent; counter fugue.

Counterprove (v. t.): To take a counter proof of, or a copy in reverse, by taking an impression directly from the face of an original. See Counter proof, under Counter.

Control (v. t.): To check by a counter register or duplicate account; to prove by counter statements; to confute.

Counter (adv.): A prefix meaning contrary, opposite, in opposition; as, counteract, counterbalance, countercheck. See Counter, adv. & a.

Counter (adv.): In the wrong way; contrary to the right course; as, a hound that runs counter.

Bar (n.): A barrier or counter, over which liquors and food are passed to customers; hence, the portion of the room behind the counter where liquors for sale are kept.

Counter (adv.): Same as Contra. Formerly used to designate any under part which served for contrast to a principal part, but now used as equivalent to counter tenor.

Counterirritation (n.): See Counter irritant, etc., under Counter, a.

Counter (n.): An encounter.

Compter (n.): A counter.

Counter (adv.): At or against the front or face.

Countre- (): Same as prefix Counter-.

Counter weight (n.): A counterpoise.

Fish (n.): A counter, used in various games.

Contratenor (n.): Counter tenor; contralto.

Counter (v. t.): A prison; either of two prisons formerly in London.

Counter (v. t.): Money; coin; -- used in contempt.

Counterrolment (n.): A counter account. See Control.

Jetton (n.): A metal counter used in playing cards.

Counter (v. t.): One who counts, or reckons up; a calculator; a reckoner.

Barroom (n.): A room containing a bar or counter at which liquors are sold.

Counter (v. i.): To return a blow while receiving one, as in boxing.

Countretaille (n.): A counter tally; correspondence (in sound).

Marker (n.): A counter used in card playing and other games.

Counter (adv.): The breast, or that part of a horse between the shoulders and under the neck.

Counter (adv.): The back leather or heel part of a boot.

Counter-salient (a.): Leaping from each other; -- said of two figures on a coast of arms.

Counterman (n.): A man who attends at the counter of a shop to sell goods.

Antichthon (n.): A hypothetical earth counter to ours, or on the opposite side of the sun.

Thwart (v. t.): To move across or counter to; to cross; as, an arrow thwarts the air.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Counter

Meaning of Counter lunch

Counter lunch means: A reasonable priced meal purchased at a hotel. e.g. "Let's go down to the local pub for a few schooners, I'll even shout you to a counter lunch"

Meaning of BEAN COUNTER

BEAN COUNTER means: Bean counter is Australian slang for an accountant.

Meaning of OTC

OTC means: Over The Counter

Meaning of stiffening

stiffening means: the counter of a boot. The click

Meaning of bojmir

bojmir means: Counter-clockwise Rimjob (ed: and...?)

Meaning of LEGAL SPEED

LEGAL SPEED means: over the counter asthma drug

Meaning of legal speed

legal speed means: Over the counter asthma drug; trade name-MiniThin

Meaning of bean counter

bean counter means: n A person, such as an accountant or financial officer, who is concerned with quantification, especially to the exclusion of other matters.

Meaning of bean counter

bean counter means: In general use in reference to an accountant, but in school it predated 'nerd' or 'geek' as a term for someone thought to be very clever but pedantic and overcautious about anything.

Meaning of Backing

Backing means: A change of wind direction in the counter-clockwise direction

Meaning of Counter Current

Counter Current means: That part of the water which is diverted from the main stream of a current and as a result flows in the opposite direction.

Meaning of Counter

Counter means: The overhang of the stern aft of the stern post. At the stern of the boat, that portion of the hull emerging from below the water, and extending to the transom.

Meaning of chemist

chemist means: n 1 drugstore; pharmacist. The American term “drugstore” implies to Brits that you could just buy Class A narcotics over the counter. These days it’s also acceptable in Britain to call the place a “pharmacy.” 2 a person who works with chemicals (universal).

Meaning of anti-clockwise

anti-clockwise means: adv rotation in a direction which isn’t clockwise (as, well, the phrase suggests). Americans will know this better as “counter-clockwise.” Of course, anyone with half a brain could have worked this out themselves but never let it be said that we’re only paying lip-service to completeness.

Meaning of five-finger-spread

five-finger-spread means: Highly counter productive attempt to suppress vomit with the hand. Introduced unceremoniously to the English language by ex-pat Aussie, Barry McKenzie in his infamous but brilliantly funny comic strip published in Private Eye.

Meaning of Depression

Depression means: An area of low barometric pressure. The wind circulates clockwise in the Southern Hemisphere and counter:clockwise in the Northern Hemisphere. Generally these are bad weather systems.

Meaning of TERENCE STAMP

TERENCE STAMP means: Terence Stamp is London Cockney rhyming slang for a pub counter (ramp).

Meaning of TOMMY FARR

TOMMY FARR means: Tommy Farr is London Cockney rhyming slang for a pub counter (bar).

Meaning of Anticyclone

Anticyclone means: Area of high barometric pressure where the wind circulates clockwise in the Northern Hemisphere, and counter-clockwise in the Southern Hemisphere. These are fair weather systems with light or moderate winds.

Meaning of herbal ecstasy

herbal ecstasy means: herbal combinations marketed as a "natural high" that can be legally purchased over the counter in drug stores, music stores, and other shops. The active ingredients include caffeine and ephedrine.

Meaning of Counter

Counter means: Contrary; opposite; contrasted; opposed; adverse; antagonistic; as, a counter current; a counter revolution; a counter poison; a counter agent; counter fugue.

Meaning of Counterprove

Counterprove means: To take a counter proof of, or a copy in reverse, by taking an impression directly from the face of an original. See Counter proof, under Counter.

Meaning of Control

Control means: To check by a counter register or duplicate account; to prove by counter statements; to confute.

Meaning of Counter

Counter means: A prefix meaning contrary, opposite, in opposition; as, counteract, counterbalance, countercheck. See Counter, adv. & a.

Meaning of Counter

Counter means: In the wrong way; contrary to the right course; as, a hound that runs counter.

Meaning of Bar

Bar means: A barrier or counter, over which liquors and food are passed to customers; hence, the portion of the room behind the counter where liquors for sale are kept.

Meaning of Counter

Counter means: Same as Contra. Formerly used to designate any under part which served for contrast to a principal part, but now used as equivalent to counter tenor.

Meaning of Counterirritation

Counterirritation means: See Counter irritant, etc., under Counter, a.

Meaning of Counter

Counter means: An encounter.

Meaning of Compter

Compter means: A counter.

Meaning of Counter

Counter means: At or against the front or face.

Meaning of Countre-

Countre- means: Same as prefix Counter-.

Meaning of Counter weight

Counter weight means: A counterpoise.

Meaning of Fish

Fish means: A counter, used in various games.

Meaning of Contratenor

Contratenor means: Counter tenor; contralto.

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Meaning of Abortion

Abortion means: The immature product of an untimely birth.

Meaning of Lingered

Lingered means: of Linger

Meaning of Mosquitoes

Mosquitoes means: of Mosquito

Meaning of Prod

Prod means: A light kind of crossbow; -- in the sense, often spelled prodd.

Meaning of Tantalizer

Tantalizer means: One who tantalizes.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of SCOOBY DOO

SCOOBY DOO means: Scooby Doo is British prison slang for a prison warder (screw). Scooby Doo is British rhyming slang for clue.

Meaning of Peng

Peng means: Burqa (Muslim headscarf)

Meaning of Blunt

Blunt means: If a saw or a knife is not sharp we say it is blunt. It is also the way most of us speak! In America the knife would be dull.

Meaning of RED RUSSIAN

RED RUSSIAN means: ecstasy

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