Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / counteroffensive
FEEDBACK

counteroffensive

See definition of counteroffensive on Dictionary.com
  • as incounteraction
  • as incounterattack
  • as incounterblow

synonyms for counteroffensive

  • balance
  • counterattack
  • counterbalance
  • counterblow
  • countermove
  • counterpoise
  • neutralization
  • offset
  • reciprocation
  • reprisal
  • retribution
  • revenge
  • vengeance
  • an eye for an eye
  • counterstrike
  • reprisal
  • retribution
  • revenge
  • counteraction
  • counterblow
  • countermove
  • counterstrike
  • neutralization
  • reciprocation
  • vengeance
  • an eye for an eye

antonyms for counteroffensive

MOST RELEVANT
  • forgiveness
  • pardon
  • sympathy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
It's Your Prerogative: Take This Word Of The Day Quiz
START THE QUIZ

How to use counteroffensive in a sentence

Von Boehn, therefore, was hurriedly detached rearward to deal with the Belgian counteroffensive.
THE STORY OF THE GREAT WAR, VOLUME II (OF VIII)VARIOUS
This was General Joffre's counteroffensive, and it developed in detail almost exactly along the lines that he had laid down.
THE STORY OF THE GREAT WAR, VOLUME II (OF VIII)VARIOUS
This counteroffensive had reached its end practically on July 6, 1918.
THE STORY OF THE GREAT WAR, VOLUME VIII (OF VIII)VARIOUS
Since the beginning of the counteroffensive 30,000 German prisoners were taken.
THE STORY OF THE GREAT WAR, VOLUME VII (OF VIII)VARIOUS
South of the Lupkow the Germanic forces opened their counteroffensive on April 6, 1915.
THE STORY OF THE GREAT WAR, VOLUME III (OF VIII)VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO COUNTEROFFENSIVE

  • an eye for an eye
  • balance
  • counterattack
  • counterbalance
  • counterblow
  • countermove
  • counteroffensive
  • counterpoise
  • counterstrike
  • neutralization
  • offset
  • reciprocation
  • reprisal
  • retribution
  • revenge
  • vengeance
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.