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counterattack

coun·ter·at·tack

counterattack

 
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb & intransitive verb
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part of speech: noun
pronunciation: kaUn tr taek
definition: an attack made in return for another attack.
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part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
pronunciation: kaUn tr taek
inflections: counterattacked, counterattacking, counterattacks
definition: to make a counterattack.
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