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synonyms for counterplay

  • attack
  • reprisal
  • retribution
  • vengeance
  • animus
  • avenging
  • counterblow
  • counterinsurgency
  • fight
  • malevolence
  • rancor
  • repayment
  • requital
  • return
  • ruthlessness
  • satisfaction
  • sortie
  • spitefulness
  • vengefulness
  • vindictiveness
  • avengment
  • eye for an eye
  • getting even
  • ill will
  • implacability
  • measure for measure
  • tit for tat

antonyms for counterplay

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  • forgiveness
  • pardon
  • sympathy
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How to use counterplay in a sentence

For now no sky overhung him, no human agency opposed him, no counterplay of stress and strife thrilled his blood.
DARKNESS AND DAWNGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
It is in the play and counterplay of these new forces that the American literature of the twentieth century must measure itself.
THE AMERICAN MINDBLISS PERRY
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