"counter" Definition

  1. to hit back, to exchange blows. A cross COUNTER is a blow with the right hand given in exchange for one with the left, the counterer preferring to strike rather than to “stop” the blow.—_Pugilistic._

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Position in the dictionary: 795 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: counter-jumper, country-captain, country-ship, county-crop, couple-beggar, couter, cove, coventry, cover-down, cow-cow
Previous words in the dictionary: council-of-ten, cottonopolis, cotton lord, cotton, costermonger, coster, costard, cossack, cosh, corpse

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