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synonyms for counter-action

  • action
  • hostility
  • resistance
  • struggle
  • antinomy
  • antithesis
  • aversion
  • brush
  • clash
  • combat
  • competition
  • con
  • conflict
  • contention
  • contest
  • contradistinction
  • contrariety
  • counteraction
  • counterattack
  • defense
  • defiance
  • disapproval
  • duel
  • encounter
  • engagement
  • fray
  • grapple
  • negativism
  • prevention
  • repugnance
  • repulsion
  • rivalry
  • skirmish
  • strife
  • unfriendliness
  • violation
  • war
  • warfare
  • civil disobedience
  • confronting
  • contraposition
  • obstructiveness
  • opposure
  • oppugnancy
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antonyms for counter-action

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  • accord
  • affection
  • agreement
  • calm
  • harmony
  • kindness
  • liking
  • love
  • obedience
  • peace
  • retreat
  • surrender
  • sympathy
  • yielding
  • compatibility
  • team
  • teammates
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        How to use counter-action in a sentence

        Let the thought of self pass in, and the beauty of great action is gone, like the bloom from a soiled flower.
        PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
        On to Gaba Tepe just in time to see the opening, the climax and the end of the dreaded Turkish counter attack.
        GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
        He saw Gen. Braddock as he passed on to his defeat, and could give a succinct account of that sanguinary action.
        THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
        The wisdom of a scribe cometh by his time of leisure: and he that is less in action, shall receive wisdom.
        THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
        Words are often everywhere as the minute-hands of the soul, more important than even the hour-hands of action.
        PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
        The action was at first a little confusing to Edna, but she soon lent herself readily to the Creole's gentle caress.
        THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
        Only, he argued, British soldiers would stand against the skyline during a general action.
        GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
        When the quantity is very small there may be no cough, the sputum reaching the larynx by action of the bronchial cilia.
        A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
        Impersonation absolutely requires the finest detail of mannerism to be represented in the action.
        EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
        Our beloved Queen had drawn the teeth of the Turkish counter-attack on our extreme left.
        GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
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