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The 80th captured the gun; and the enemy, dismayed by this countercheck, did not venture to press on further.

The dogmatic arrogance of the Utilitarians was not unnaturally met by an equally arrogant countercheck.

The countercheck was effectual, and from her position of vantage the lady fired her first shot.

The beautiful simplicity of the countercheck aroused Matt's admiration.

That word fell on his ear for the first time from a white man's lips, and the stupefaction of it was a countercheck to his grief.

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On this page you'll find 261 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to countercheck, such as: abort, annul, repeal, rescind, revoke, and rule out.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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