counter-attacked[ noun koun-ter-uh-tak; verb koun-ter-uh-tak, koun-ter-uh-tak ]SEE DEFINITION OF counter-attacked
Synonyms for counter-attacked
- call in question
- face down
- fly in the face of
- frown at
- not countenance
- run counter to
- search out
- speak against
- stand up to
- take a stand
- take issue
- take on
- turn the tables
Antonyms for counter-attacked
- give in
- go along
- make peace
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR COUNTER-ATTACKED
On the 17th, the Germans counter-attacked all along the line.
The Russians counter-attacked, and won several of the forts.
At noon the Punjabis counter-attacked with considerable effect, took many prisoners, and cleared a large area of the enemy.
Towards dusk down came the snow again, and under cover thereof the Bosch counter-attacked.
A fog descended, under cover of which the Germans counter-attacked, and pushed the French back.
At dawn the next day we counter-attacked, and the whole line moved forward five hundred yards.
The Turk held firmly to his positions north-east and south of this wedge, and counter-attacked Nebi Samwil with vigour.
Realizing his danger, von Bothmer counter-attacked, but was again borne down, and Korniloff's van reached the Lukwa.
We were scarcely out of sight when the Germans counter-attacked, and the crew we had just left were wiped out.
A retirement was accordingly ordered, and on the morrow Kressenstein counter-attacked.