What is the opposite of counter?

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Adjective
Opposite of responding to something of the same kind, especially in opposition
Adjective
Opposite of denotes a strong aversion or opposition to something
Adjective
Opposite of opposite in nature, direction, or meaning
Adjective
Opposite of unwilling, reluctant
Adjective
Opposite of belonging or appropriate to an enemy
“Our allied forces were ready to move.”
Adverb
Opposite of in the opposite direction or in opposition to
Verb
Opposite of speak or act in opposition to
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(of an action or event) Opposite of to prevent from happening
“Despite the best efforts of the protestors, the politicians would expedite the ratification of the new law.”
Verb
Opposite of to enter into contest or conflict with
“I order you to stand down and retreat, Captain!”
Verb
Opposite of say something in answer to a remark, typically in a sharp, angry, or witty manner
Verb
Opposite of to be out of harmony or agreement usually noticeably
“Our opinions would often align during our discussions on any topic.”
Verb
Opposite of to offset or counterbalance
“The addition of unnecessary weight would unbalance the entire structure.”
Verb
Opposite of to stop oneself from doing something
“Since nobody else would, he took it upon himself to initiate a conversation.”
Verb
Opposite of to give force or effect toward
Verb
Opposite of to try to prevent by action or argument
“Sachs's impression from this exchange was that Rania was respectful of others' customs and beliefs but also insistent that they accept the protocols of their new home.”
Verb
Opposite of to differ strikingly or to be an unsuitable match
“He wore a navy suit to complement her plunging dress.”
Verb
Opposite of to struggle to overcome, eliminate, or prevent
“The network will finally bow to mounting pressure to remove the controversial show from its nightly rotation.”
Verb
Opposite of to take action
“It's discouraging to see him idle about rather than do something about his unemployment.”
Verb
Opposite of to retaliate
Verb
Opposite of be a foil for
Noun
Opposite of a piece of furniture with a flat top and one or more legs
“Eli was ecstatic that he was able to find an exact replacement of the broken chair that he was so sentimentally attached to.”
Noun
Opposite of a sharp, angry, or witty reply
Noun
Opposite of an act of retaliation
Noun
Opposite of the heads side of a coin, or the side of a medal or badge that has the principal design
Noun
Opposite of something directly opposite or diametrically opposed
Noun
Opposite of a condition in which opposing forces are equal to one another
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or something else
Noun
Opposite of that which is totally different from or the reverse of someone or something else
“This visual pun is the equivalent of clever poetic wordplay.”
Preposition
Opposite of in opposition to
“Dan is a loyal employee who is always in favor of any decision made by the company.”
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