Synonyms and Antonyms for counterattack

1. counterattack (v.)

make a counterattack

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2. counterattack (n.)

an attack by a defending force against an attacking enemy force in order to regain lost ground or cut off enemy advance units etc.

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3. counterattack (n.)

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

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