Synonyms for counter-blow
- eye for an eye
- paying back
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR COUNTER-BLOW
But the Queen had little fear of a counter-blow from France.
The counter-blow to that struck at Versailles was felt at Paris.
But M'shika was expecting this and fell back, swinging a counter-blow with his own club that Ch'aka easily avoided.
But be assured of this, that the instant you put your threat into execution, a counter-blow will follow it.
But the Australian staff officers were swift in preparing and delivering the counter-blow, which fell upon the enemy at 7.30.
Had the attack never been made we would not now enjoy the benefit resulting from the counter-blow.
He started a counter-blow with his right and the Battler's fist rose high and crashed against his jaw.