counterattacking

[ noun koun-ter-uh-tak; verb koun-ter-uh-tak, koun-ter-uh-tak ]SEE DEFINITION OF counterattacking
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Counterattacking at Cornone, our allies stopped effectually the enemy's dash toward Valstagna and took 500 prisoners.

This officer commanded a reserve battalion brought up for the express purpose of counterattacking.