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synonyms for counter-blow

  • retaliation
  • retribution
  • vengeance
  • counterblow
  • requital
  • avengement
  • avenging
  • counterstroke
  • eye for an eye
  • paying back

antonyms for counter-blow

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  • forgiveness
  • pardon
  • kindness
  • sympathy
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    How to use counter-blow in a sentence

    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
    It was like his beautiful courtesy to call me in and introduce me to Blow instead of letting me go away.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    He who has attained it grows giddy, and the fiercest winds are summoned to blow him from his eminence.
    THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
    Upon his knees then, he lingered, while I rained blow after blow upon his upturned face.
    THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
    At his sight shall the mountains be shaken, and at his will the south wind shall blow.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    The tailor of the fairy tale with his "seven at a blow" is not in it with the gunnery Lieutenant of a battleship.
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
    Our beloved Queen had drawn the teeth of the Turkish counter-attack on our extreme left.
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
    Tressan smote the table before him a blow that shook some of the dust out of the papers that cumbered it.
    ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
    Thereupon, I gave the word for a general counter-attack and our line began to advance.
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
    But this paper was a very tough, fibrous substance, and would resist quite a heavy blow as well as keep out the cold.
    OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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