Words containing counte

Meaning of Counteroffensive

counteroffensive means: a large scale offensive (more than a counterattack) undertaken by a defending force to seize the initiative from an attacking force

Meaning of Counteroffer

counteroffer means: an offer made by someone who has rejected a prior offer

Meaning of Counterpane

counterpane means: decorative cover for a bed

Meaning of Counterpart

counterpart means: a duplicate copy

Meaning of Counterpart

counterpart means: a person or thing having the same function or characteristics as another

Meaning of Counterperson

counterperson means: someone who attends a counter (as in a diner)

Meaning of Counterplan

counterplan means: a plot intended to subvert another plot

Meaning of Counterplay

counterplay means: (chess) an attack that is intended to counter the opponent's advantage in another part of the board

Meaning of Counterplea

counterplea means: a plaintiff's reply to a defendant's plea

Meaning of Counterplot

counterplot means: a plot intended to subvert another plot

Meaning of Aizoaceae

aizoaceae means: succulent herbs or small shrubs mostly of South Africa but also New Zealand and North America: carpetweeds; fig marigolds

Meaning of Atomic number 104

atomic number 104 means: a radioactive transuranic element which has been synthesized

Meaning of Ballcock

ballcock means: floating ball that controls level in a water tank

Meaning of Black-fronted bush shrike

black-fronted bush shrike means: a kind of bush shrike

Meaning of Dateline

dateline means: a line at the beginning of a news article giving the date and place of origin of the news dispatch

Meaning of Dateline

dateline means: an imaginary line on the surface of the earth following (approximately) the 180th meridian

Meaning of Dateline

dateline means: mark with a date and place

Meaning of Dial

dial means: the face of a timepiece; graduated to show the hours

Meaning of Dial

dial means: a disc on a telephone that is rotated a fixed distance for each number called

Meaning of Dial

dial means: the circular graduated indicator on various measuring instruments

Meaning of Dial

dial means: the control on a radio or television set that is used for tuning

Meaning of Dial

dial means: choose by means of a dial

Meaning of Dial

dial means: operate a dial to select a telephone number

Meaning of Drive off

drive off means: force to go away; used both with concrete and metaphoric meanings

Meaning of Experimentation

experimentation means: the act of conducting a controlled test or investigation

Meaning of Experimentation

experimentation means: the testing of an idea

Meaning of Folding door

folding door means: an interior door that opens by folding back in sections (rather than by swinging on hinges)

Meaning of Genus lygus

genus lygus means: plant-sucking bugs

Meaning of Hair ball

hair ball means: a compact mass of hair that forms in the alimentary canal (especially in the stomach of animals as a result of licking fur)

Meaning of Interlocutory injunction

interlocutory injunction means: injunction issued during a trial to maintain the status quo or preserve the subject matter of the litigation until the trial is over

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