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See definition of countercharge on Dictionary.com
  • as inrebuttal
  • as inrejoinder

synonyms for countercharge

  • rejoinder
  • reply
  • answer
  • confutation
  • counterargument
  • counterclaim
  • defense
  • counteraccusation
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How to use countercharge in a sentence

Perhaps they believe his claims that he’s a target of extortion — a sort of countercharge that in the past has often turned out to be untrue.
THE MATT GAETZ ALLEGATION, EXPLAINEDPHILIP BUMPMARCH 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
So I would like you to just tell me your best thinking on that series of charges and countercharges.
WILL COVID-19 SPARK A COLD WAR (OR WORSE) WITH CHINA? (EP. 414)STEPHEN J. DUBNERAPRIL 23, 2020FREAKONOMICS
Preston and Palmer were not only driven back, but they left some prisoners as a result of a countercharge by a Union regiment.
STONE'S RIVERWILSON J. VANCE
Lieutenant Sharpe ordered a countercharge, and the battalion rushed to meet the enemy.
WHO GOES THERE?BLACKWOOD KETCHAM BENSON
However, no formal answer came until November 5, three days before the election, when a countercharge was impossible.
CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN HISTORY, 1877-1913CHARLES A. BEARD
Ribs of the wounded broken in; features of the dead mashed by the heels of the Brown countercharge!
THE LAST SHOTFREDERICK PALMER
The conduct of every department and every individual concerned was the subject of charge, answer, and countercharge innumerable.
THE LIFE OF FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE VOL. 1 OF 2EDWARD TYAS COOK
Ralph retaliated with a countercharge, declaring that Nick had caused her flight by thrusting his unwelcome attentions upon her.
IN THE BROODING WILDRIDGWELL CULLUM
Charge and countercharge succeed in the mad struggle for these guns.
THE LITTLE LADY OF LAGUNITASRICHARD HENRY SAVAGE
We club men will have to countercharge the enemy, for self-preservation, to play heavy villains upon the stage.
THE VOICE ON THE WIREEUSTACE HALE BALL
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WORDS RELATED TO COUNTERCHARGE

  • answer
  • confutation
  • counteraccusation
  • counterargument
  • countercharge
  • counterclaim
  • defense
  • rejoinder
  • reply
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.