Definition of Counter in English :
Define Counter in English
Counter meaning in English
Meaning of Counter in English
Pronunciation of Counter in English
Counter pronunciation in English
Pronounce Counter in Englishsee synonyms of 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
3. counter, tabulator
a calculator that keeps a record of the number of times something happens
a piece of furniture that stands at the side of a dining room; has shelves and drawers
a person who counts things
a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)
Example Sentences:'it brought a sharp rejoinder from the teacher'
(computer science) a register whose contents go through a regular series of states (usually states indicating consecutive integers)
8. counter, heel counter
a piece of leather forming the back of a shoe or boot
Example Sentences:'a counter may be used to stiffen the material around the heel and to give support to the foot'
speak in response
Example Sentences:'He countered with some very persuasive arguments'
act in advance of; deal with ahead of time
in the opposite direction
Example Sentences:'run counter'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
Collins English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers
Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.
The American Heritage ® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition copyright ©2018 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.