Definitions For Countering


  • 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


  • In a way that goes against or does not agree with something

Is Countering 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

Words with Friends

The word Countering is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Countering 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

Antonyms for Countering

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