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coun·ter·move

countermove

 
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb & intransitive verb
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
pronunciation: kaUn tr muv
definition: a move made in order to oppose or retaliate.
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part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
pronunciation: kaUn tr muv
inflections: countermoves, countermoving, countermoved
definition: to move in an opposing or retaliatory way.
derivation: countermovement (n.)