counter attacked

[ noun koun-ter-uh-tak; verb koun-ter-uh-tak, koun-ter-uh-tak ]SEE DEFINITION OF counter attacked
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Here an advance had been unsuccessful, and the Turks had counter attacked.

The other dodged and counter attacked and the action became general.

In this exposed position they were counter attacked in the early hours of the morning.