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1. countermove

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

Synonyms

  • onset
  • counterattack
  • onrush
  • riposte
  • attack

Antonyms

  • praise
  • refrain
  • end
  • finish

Etymology

  • counter- (English)
  • move (English)
  • moven (Middle English (1100-1500))

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