Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / counter-balance
FEEDBACK

counter-balance

See definition of counter-balance on Dictionary.com

synonyms for counter-balance

  • answer
  • attitude
  • backlash
  • feedback
  • feeling
  • opinion
  • reception
  • reply
  • return
  • acknowledgment
  • backfire
  • boomerang
  • comeback
  • compensation
  • counteraction
  • counterbalance
  • counterpoise
  • echo
  • hit
  • kick
  • kickback
  • lip
  • rebound
  • receptivity
  • reciprocation
  • recoil
  • reflection
  • reflex
  • rejoinder
  • repercussion
  • retort
  • reverberation
  • revulsion
  • sass
  • take
  • vibes
  • wisecrack
  • back talk
  • double-take
  • knee-jerk
  • reagency
  • snappy comeback
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for counter-balance

MOST RELEVANT
  • question
  • request
  • failure
  • loss
  • cause
  • difference
  • disproportion
  • imbalance
  • inequality
  • unevenness
  • instability
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Hello, Hominids! Here’s A High-Minded Word Quiz!
START THE QUIZ

How to use counter-balance in a sentence

A constant sense of easy balance should be developed through poising exercises.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
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
And as she hesitated between obedience to one and duty toward the other, her life, her love and future was in the balance.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
Our beloved Queen had drawn the teeth of the Turkish counter-attack on our extreme left.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
He was to pay one third of the amount before the book went to press, the balance he was to pay within a reasonable time.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
Thereupon, I gave the word for a general counter-attack and our line began to advance.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
The handkerchief glimmered on the counter, more white than anything else in that grey dusk.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
Government grants amount to about two-thirds of the income, the balance being raised by public subscription and from fees.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
She preceded him along a passage and then, taking a door on the left, found herself surprisingly in the shop, behind a counter.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
At night several counter-attacks were delivered, in every case repulsed with heavy loss.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor