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counter (n):
a return punch (especially by a boxer)
Related Word: parry
counter (n):
a piece of furniture that stands at the side of a dining room; has shelves and drawers
counter (n):
table consisting of a horizontal surface over which business is transacted
counter (n):
a calculator that keeps a record of the number of times something happens
counter (n):
a piece of leather forming the back of a shoe or boot
Samples
a counter may be used to stiffen the material around the heel and to give support to the foot
counter (n):
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
counter (n):
(computer science) a register whose contents go through a regular series of states (usually states indicating consecutive integers)
counter (n):
a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)
Samples
it brought a sharp rejoinder from the teacher
Related Words: comebackretortreturnriposte
counter (n):
a person who counts things
counter (v):
speak in response
Samples
He countered with some very persuasive arguments
counter (v):
act in advance of; deal with ahead of time
Related Words: anticipateforestall
counter (s):
indicating opposition or resistance
Related Word: antagonistic
counter (r):
in the opposite direction
Samples
run counter
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Time cures all things

zaman herşeyin ilacıdır
With time, people are likely to forgive and forget hurts


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