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1. over-the-counter

adjective. (of securities) not traded on a stock exchange.

Synonyms

  • otc

Antonyms

  • registered
  • prescription medicine

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Words that Rhyme with Over The Counter

  • encounter

2. over-the-counter

adjective. purchasable without a doctor's prescription.

Antonyms

  • ethical drug

3. counter

noun. ['ˈkaʊntɝ'] table consisting of a horizontal surface over which business is transacted.

Synonyms

  • reception desk
  • notions counter
  • countertop
  • bar
  • checkout
  • meat counter
  • checkout counter

Antonyms

  • proliferation
  • free
  • allow
  • permit

Etymology

  • contre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • contra (Latin)
  • countour (Anglo-Norman)
  • conteor (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. counter

adjective. ['ˈkaʊntɝ'] indicating opposition or resistance.

Synonyms

  • negative

Antonyms

  • positive
  • close up

Etymology

  • contre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • contra (Latin)
  • countour (Anglo-Norman)
  • conteor (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. counter

verb. ['ˈkaʊntɝ'] speak in response.

Synonyms

  • reply
  • answer

Antonyms

  • fat person
  • pessimist
  • religious person

Etymology

  • contre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • contra (Latin)
  • countour (Anglo-Norman)
  • conteor (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. counter

noun. ['ˈkaʊntɝ'] 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.

Synonyms

  • poker chip
  • game equipment

Antonyms

  • unemotional person
  • worker
  • extrovert

Etymology

  • contre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • contra (Latin)
  • countour (Anglo-Norman)
  • conteor (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. counter

noun. ['ˈkaʊntɝ'] a piece of furniture that stands at the side of a dining room; has shelves and drawers.

Synonyms

  • cellaret
  • credenza
  • dining room
  • drawer
  • minibar
  • buffet
  • piece of furniture
  • sideboard
  • dining-room
  • shelf
  • article of furniture
  • credence

Antonyms

  • clear
  • stay in place
  • outgo
  • take

Etymology

  • contre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • contra (Latin)
  • countour (Anglo-Norman)
  • conteor (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. counter

noun. ['ˈkaʊntɝ'] a calculator that keeps a record of the number of times something happens.

Synonyms

  • pulse counter
  • calculating machine
  • tabulator

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • confront
  • work
  • disadvantage

Etymology

  • contre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • contra (Latin)
  • countour (Anglo-Norman)
  • conteor (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. over

adjective. ['ˈoʊvɝ'] having come or been brought to a conclusion.

Synonyms

  • complete
  • concluded
  • ended
  • terminated
  • all over

Antonyms

  • outside
  • inside
  • middle
  • end

Etymology

  • ofer (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. over

adverb. ['ˈoʊvɝ'] throughout a period of time.

Antonyms

  • connect

Etymology

  • ofer (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word over-the-counter


1. Noun Phrase
Anti-fungal medications are available over the counter**, but it is important to receive a diagnosis from your doctor since other types of bacteria can cause similar symptoms.

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