noun as in reprisal
noun as in retribution
noun as in revenge
noun as in vengeance
noun as in counteraction
noun as in counterattack
noun as in counterblow
noun as in reciprocation
He started a counter-blow with his right and the Battler's fist rose high and crashed against his jaw.
And just now the moment came for Foch to strike a great counter-blow.
Had the attack never been made we would not now enjoy the benefit resulting from the counter-blow.
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.
On this page you'll find 164 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to counter-blow, such as: retaliation, retribution, vengeance, counterblow, requital, and avengement.
From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.