Pronunciation of Counter
/kˈa͡ʊntə/, /kˈaʊntə/, /k_ˈaʊ_n_t_ə/
Synonyms for counter:
gate-leg table, checker, checkers, checkout, card table, bargain-basement, antipodean, controvert, mah-jongg, opposite, tiddlywinks, repugnant, antonymic, antonym, vanity table, domino, answer back, countertop, board game, touchdown, antipodal, draughts, Trivial Pursuit, cold store, rack, occasional table, palm off, salad bar, lotto, talk back, antipodes, diametric, backgammon, Antipode, dinette set, drawing board, fire back at, react, contrapositive, Chinese Checkers, checkerboard, antonymous, shop front, write back, snakes and ladders, scrabble, worktop.
Other synonyms and related words:
foresee, counterweight, scrabble, call, bagatelle, hostile, antipodal, go, antipodes, adverse, foretell, expect, antipodean, balance, antagonistic, department, replica, forestall, stand, contradictory, opposing, antonym, forbid, offset, strike, oppositely, unfavorable, diametric, canceler, reappearance, answer back, react, mah-jongg, oppugn, negative, checkerboard, comeback, counterpunch, snack bar, riposte, contrary, counterbalance, inimical, chip, rejoinder, piece, Neutralizer, controvert, forebode, dinette, antonymous, repugnant, proceeds, look for, preclude, tiddlywinks, replication, antipathetic, snack counter, take, equipoise, lotto, takings, tabulator, heel, envision, counterpoise, booth, antithetical, antonymic, regaining, prognosticate, prejudicial, untoward, reverberation, checkmate, diametrical, contrapositive, incompatible, antithesis, menswear, bargain-basement, window, Antipode, anticipate, foreclose, counteraction, restitution, parry, opposite, obverse, countertop, predict, checkout, rejoin, look to, worktop, polar, rack, domino, antipathetical, prevent, shelf, checkers, pit, reverse, unfriendly.
opposite, opposing (adjective)
contrary, reverse (adverb)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
Sense 6 (noun)
domino, checkerboard, bagatelle, checkers, board game, Chinese Checkers, checker, backgammon.
Sense 7 (noun)
Sense 8 (noun)
countertop, dinette, dinner table, dinette set, card table, breakfast bar.
shelf, worktop, stand.
establishment, grocery, shop, emporium, department store, market, store, stall, stock exchange, chain, mart, market place, fair, warehouse, bureau, supermarket, bazaar, depot, convenience store, office.
answer, respond in retaliation (verb)
complicate, choke, fetter, paralyze, constipate, jam, block, curb, interrupt, frustrate, tangle, cripple, baffle, hamstring, catch, foul, burden, cramp, bottleneck, constrain, crimp, congest, snarl, clog, detain, hamper, entrap, drag, plug, encumber, mire, restrict, bung, snag, deter, thwart, delay, stay, restrain, stop, handicap, dam, impair, entangle, brake.
protest, obstruct, hinder, repress, check, object, disagree, meddle, conflict, repel, interfere, contradict, fight, rebuff, oppress, suppress, impede, antagonize, dispute, inhibit, repulse, intercept.
Usage examples for counter:
- At the great public counter with one hand behind him, And one in his waistcoat, they're certain to find him. - "The Poems and Verses of Charles Dickens", Charles Dickens.
- He leaned on the counter, indifferent to urge where value seemed so slight. - "The Coast of Chance", Esther Chamberlain Lucia Chamberlain.
- On entering the bank he placed the cheque upon the counter. - "Long Live the King", Guy Boothby.