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Engelsk tillægsord: counter

1. counter indicating opposition or resistance


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)antagonistic


Termer med lignende betydningnegative


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)positive, neutral


Engelsk navneord: counter

1. counter (om genstand) table consisting of a horizontal surface over which business is transacted


Mindre specifikke termertable


Mere specifikke termerbar, checkout, checkout counter, meat counter, notions counter, reception desk


Omfatter disse specifikke termercountertop

2. counter (om genstand) 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


Mindre specifikke termergame equipment


Mere specifikke termerchip, poker chip

3. counter (om genstand) a calculator that keeps a record of the number of times something happens


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)tabulator


Mindre specifikke termercalculating machine, calculator


Mere specifikke termerpulse counter

4. counter (om genstand) a piece of furniture that stands at the side of a dining room; has shelves and drawers


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)buffet, sideboard


Mindre specifikke termerarticle of furniture, furniture, piece of furniture


Mere specifikke termercellaret, credence, credenza, minibar


Omfatter disse specifikke termerdrawer, shelf


Omfatter disse overordnede termerdining room, dining-room

5. counter (om person) a person who counts things


Mindre specifikke termerindividual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul

6. counter (om kommunikation) a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt brought a sharp rejoinder from the teacher.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)comeback, rejoinder, replication, retort, return, riposte


Mindre specifikke termerreply, response


Mere specifikke termerback talk, backtalk, lip, mouth, sass, sassing

7. counter (om genstand) (computer science) a register whose contents go through a regular series of states (usually states indicating consecutive integers)


Mindre specifikke termerregister


Overordnet emneområdecomputer science, computing

8. counter (om genstand) a piece of leather forming the back of a shoe or boot


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA counter may be used to stiffen the material around the heel and to give support to the foot.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)heel counter


Mindre specifikke termerpiece of leather


Omfatter disse overordnede termerboot, shoe

9. counter (om handling) a return punch (especially by a boxer)


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)counterpunch, parry


Mindre specifikke termerbiff, clout, lick, poke, punch, slug


Engelsk biord: counter

1. counter in the opposite direction


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRun counter.


Engelsk udsagnsord: counter

1. counter (om kommunikation) speak in response


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe countered with some very persuasive arguments.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey counter that there was a traffic accident


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE


Mindre specifikke termeranswer, reply, respond

2. counter (om adfærd) act in advance of; deal with ahead of time


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)anticipate, foresee, forestall


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termeract, move









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