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See definition of counterplot on Dictionary.com
  • as inconspiracy
  • as indefeat

synonyms for counterplot

  • plot
  • scheme
  • sedition
  • treason
  • cabal
  • confederacy
  • connivance
  • countermine
  • disloyalty
  • fix
  • frame
  • game
  • hookup
  • intrigue
  • league
  • machination
  • perfidy
  • practice
  • treachery
  • trick
  • trickery
  • complot
  • covin
  • little game
  • put-up job
  • treacherousness

antonyms for counterplot

MOST RELEVANT
  • faithfulness
  • honesty
  • ignorance
  • loyalty
  • abet
  • aid
  • allow
  • approve
  • assist
  • clarify
  • clear up
  • endorse
  • enlighten
  • explain
  • grow
  • help
  • open
  • permit
  • prove
  • support
  • surrender
  • validate
  • win
  • yield
  • encourage
  • give up
  • inspirit
  • lose
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How to use counterplot in a sentence

But the waters were seething now, stirred to their very lees by plot and counterplot.
THE SECRET WITNESSGEORGE GIBBS
If my simple counterplot should fail, some knowledge of the powder-convoy's route would be of prime importance.
THE MASTER OF APPLEBYFRANCIS LYNDE
The Hawkins counterplot of revenge on Philip and his guilty confederates was completely successful.
DRAKE, NELSON AND NAPOLEONWALTER RUNCIMAN
Such as know their members to be naturally obedient, need take no other care but only to counterplot their fantasies.
THE ESSAYS OF MONTAIGNE, COMPLETEMICHEL DE MONTAIGNE
"We shall have a game of plot and counterplot before this ends, my man," he muttered.
FORT LAFAYETTE OR, LOVE AND SECESSIONBENJAMIN WOOD
The public is not always able to tell which was plot and which counterplot in the accomplishment of some intricate things.
54-40 OR FIGHTEMERSON HOUGH
After thirty-five years of continuous struggle, plot and counterplot, he had at last obtained a decisive victory.
HANDELROMAIN ROLLAND
Thus, with plot and counterplot, did the mutineers and Otaheitans render their lives wretched.
THE LONELY ISLANDR.M. BALLANTYNE
Still a third time the relentless tinkle sounded, and he was without plan, excuse, or counterplot.
THE GAY ADVENTURERICHARD BIRD
The admiral evidently had known all, and was prepared with a perfect counterplot.
SEA-DOGS ALL!TOM BEVAN
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WORDS RELATED TO COUNTERPLOT

  • cabal
  • complot
  • confederacy
  • connivance
  • countermine
  • counterplot
  • covin
  • disloyalty
  • fix
  • frame
  • game
  • hookup
  • intrigue
  • league
  • little game
  • machination
  • perfidy
  • plot
  • practice
  • put-up job
  • scheme
  • sedition
  • treacherousness
  • treachery
  • treason
  • trick
  • trickery
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.