Definitions For Counter

noun

  • A return punch (especially by a boxer)
  • A piece of furniture that stands at the side of a dining room; has shelves and drawers
  • Table consisting of a horizontal surface over which business is transacted
  • A calculator that keeps a record of the number of times something happens
  • A piece of leather forming the back of a shoe or boot
  • 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
  • (computer science) a register whose contents go through a regular series of states (usually states indicating consecutive integers)
  • A quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)
  • A person who counts things
  • To do something in defense or in response to something
  • To make (something) less effective or ineffective
  • To say (something) in response to something that another person has said

verb

  • Speak in response
  • Act in advance of; deal with ahead of time
  • In a way that goes against or does not agree with something

adjective

  • Indicating opposition or resistance

adverb

  • In the opposite direction

Is Counter a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
9
Words with Friends
12

The word Counter is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Counter in a Sentence

  • When they blamed him for the collapse of the bridge, he countered that his warnings about the bridge had been ignored.
  • “I could say the same thing about you,” she countered.
  • After she made her point, he could not counter with anything.
  • Was unprepared for such a strong counter campaign by opponents of the legislative bill

Synonyms for Counter

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